80 years, passed away Wednesday July 18, 2012 at Leamington District Memorial Hospital. Beloved husband of Marie (Bateman). Dear stepfather of Richard and wife Wendy Medbury. Loving grandfather of Shannon, Matthew and Lauren Medbury. Dear brother of Olga Clark (Ron), Betty Fortin (the late Bill), Andy Chibi (Eleanor). Predeceased by 3 brothers Vincent, Frank and Tony. Dear brother-in-law of MaryLou and Peggee Chibi, Betty and Dora Bateman. Several nieces and nephews also survive. John will be missed by his faithful companion Bosco. John was the former owner of J. J. Tires and one who enjoyed the many friends he made over the years. At his request, cremation has taken place. Memorial donations may be made by cheque to the Leamington Hospital Foundation. Friends may send condolences or make a charitable contribution online at www.reidfuneralhome.ca.