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September 30, 1950 - June 16, 2022.

It is with heavy hearts that we announce, John at the age of 71 years passed away peacefully with family by his side on June 16, 2022. He was the loving husband of Sharon (Boulding) for 54 years. He will be dearly missed by his children Terri Arnott (Al), John (Jay) Jr (Cheryl), Kelly Lockhart (Dan), Tammy Schaefer (Jay), and Debbie Lima (Paul). He was the loving Poppy of Justin (Crystal), Jacob, Joshua, and Josephine Arnott. Amberley (Scott), Alycia, Dylan (Jayelle) Zdolski, Sarah (Brandon), Kelsey and Logan Lockhart. and Jessica Drake (Teej). John was also a Great Poppy to Daniel Lockhart-Bell. Daniel was poppy's pride and joy. His grandchildren were the apple of his eye, he always encouraged them to be the best they could be.

He will also be missed by his sister Jenny Zdolski-Titus and remembered by nieces and nephews. John was a fun-loving man that kept his family and friends close. Family meant the most to John and he was always there to help when needed. He had a great sense of humor and was always the life of the party.

To the world you are a dad but to our family you are our world and hero.

Special thanks to Dr. Hood, the staff and volunteers at Hospice Wellington. A Celebration of life to take place at a later date.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Hospice Wellington. Donations can be made by cash or cheque at the funeral home or online.

Arrangements entrusted to Gilbert MacIntryre & Son Funeral Home