John Samuel Slaughter


John Samuel Slaughter, 81. Sunrise July 8, 1929 – Sunset February 14, 2011.

John served in the U.S. Army during the Korean War, the U.S. Air Force during the Vietnam War and formerly employed at The OSU Medical Center.

He was a member of Faith Ministries Church and Air Force Sergeants Assoc.

John was preceded in death by his parents James and Mary Slaughter, brothers Edward, Garfield and Clifford Slaughter, and sisters Bertha Tucker, Maggie Jamison, Stella Evans and Flora Bald.

Left to cherish his memory, wife of 53 years Katherine Slaughter, son Stephen M. Slaughter, grandson Quinten Miles Slaughter and his mother, Dr. Margaret H. Schenck, all of Venice, CA, special friend Sherdina Owsley, sisters in law Cornelia (Ralph) Grider and Johnetta Owsley, brothers in law Robert (Christine) Owsley and Jerry Owsley, special nieces Carolyn (Edward) Walters and Barbara Tucker and a host of other nieces, nephew, cousins, friends and colleagues.

Condolence Messages

  1. my beloved sis katherine and family you have my deepest sympathy.we know that god does not make no mistakes, this is not our home and we all have to leave one day.bro. samuel is out of that sick body has no sorrow that haven can not heal in jesus christ name. love your sis friend betty wade and family.

  2. Ms Katherine,
    Know that you are in my prayers and I'm always thinking about you. Mr. John was a special person always making you laugh when he told his stories. I will always remember how his face lit up when he talked about you.

    Love ,

  3. David Plotkin & Shaun Kozolchyk

    To all family and friends of John,
    We are so saddened for the lose of a great friend to many and wish the Slaughter family great strength. We hope his memories and love give you great comfort in this difficult time. Our prayers are with you.

    David Plotkin & Shaun Kozolchyk

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