Rochester: Born, March 28, 1946, peacefully passed Friday, May 18, 2018 at age 72. Predeceased by his parents, Leona and DeForest Neerbasch; sister, Audrey (Levy) Brown. Survived by his three loving daughters, Lenore (Clyde) LeFevre, Karen Accorso, Marianne (Mark) Machaby; grandchildren, Joseph, Amanda, Tony, John and Danny; brother, Bill (Nancy) Neerbasch; sister, Joanne (Dick) Maisenbacher; several nieces, nephews, cousins and dear friends. John was a proud Navy veteran of Vietnam. He retired from the Rochester Fire Department after 21 years of dedicated service. John drove truck for many years for several different companies. Friends may call Thursday (May 24th) 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM at Vay-Schleich and Meeson, 1075 Long Pond Road. His Military Salute will follow calling hours Thursday at 1:30 PM at Riverside Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Humane Society at Lollypop Farm in his memory. For more information or to sign John’s online guestbook, please visit

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  1. John was a Great person and firefighter! Worked with John when he was stationed at Clinton Ave. We will miss him!

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