John D. Climer
Monday, September 4, 2023 at age 75 peacefully surrounded by his loving family after a long illness. John is survived by his wife, Bonnie J. Climer (Cummins); his son, Shawn M. (Kelly) Climer, his daughter, Michele M. (Jason) Noskie; his grandson, Cameron M. (Amanda) Vargo.
John was raised and predeceased by Doris and Albert E. Climer; survived by his step-mother, Esma Climer; He grew up with his brother, Charles E. Climer (Debra); his sister, Marie C. (predeceased by James) Preston; step-brothers, Tom (Dodie) Hartmann, John (Martina) Hartmann and Jim (Tarra) Hartmann.
Later in life, John found his biological parents Josephine Ackerman (Griffin) and predeceased by Joseph L. Marks. With his discovery he gained many more brothers, Charles (Tracy) Ackerman, predeceased by Rhys Marks; sisters Beth (Dan) Dockstater, Cherrie (Richard) Wight, Eileen (Tom) Covey, Helen (Ron) Hust, predeceased by Joanne Ackerman, Leslie (Alan) Halstead, Nancy (Louis) Marino, predeceased by Rebecca Marks, Rhonda (Edward) Litherland.
John loved his family including many nieces, nephews and cousins; his friends, especially his Tim Horton’s family. He will be deeply missed by all who knew him.
John’s visitation will be held Sunday, September 10th 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM at Vay-Schleich & Meeson 1075 Long Pond Road. His Funeral Service will be celebrated Monday, September 11th at 11:00 AM at Messiah Lutheran Church 4301 Mt. Read Blvd. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to MCC Foundation, 1000 East Henrietta Road, Rochester, NY 14623 or The Open Door Mission 156 Plymouth Avenue #1834 Rochester, NY 14608 in his memory. For more information and to sign his online guestbook, visit www.meesonfamily.com