John T. Shrewsbury, 70, of Waterloo, IL, died October 24, 2018, in St. Louis, MO. He was born November 14, 1947, in Altoona, PA.
He is survived by his wife Brenda Shrewsbury nee Goeddel, who he married November 15, 1969; children Denise Shrewsbury - DeLaCruz and Laura (Andrew) Gipson; grandchildren Andrew DeLaCruz, Alex DeLaCruz, Charles Gipson, and Corbin Gipson; brothers & sisters Joe (Karen) Shrewsbury, Daniel (Isabella) Shrewsbury, Marianne Smith, Constance Shrewsbury, and George Shrewsbury; sister-in-law Mary Shrewsbury; nieces; nephews; and cousins.
John was preceded in death by his parents Dr. George B. & Jane (nee Mower) Shrewsbury; stepmother Ruby Shrewsbury; twin brother James Shrewsbury; sister Kathryn Shrewsbury; and brother-in-law Dennis Smith.
He was a member of American Legion, VFW, Rotary (past member), retired Insurance salesman, and a US Air Force Vietnam veteran.
As an expression of sympathy the family prefers memorial contributions to:
American Cancer Society
or Donor's Choice
2 PM to 6 PM Sunday, October 28, 2018 at Quernheim Funeral Home
9 AM until time of service Monday Quernheim Funeral Home
10 AM Monday, October 29, 2018 at Quernheim Funeral Home in Waterloo, IL
Rev. Dan Wilson officiating
Interment at Kolmer Memorial Cemetery in Waterloo, IL