DELAWARE — John Thomas “J.T.” White, 28, of Delaware died unexpectedly , Feb. 21, 2010, at Akron City Hospital following an assault incident Jan. 23 near the Kent State University campus.
He was born May 29, 1981, in Marion to James C. and Margaret J. “Margie” (Fitzgerald) White of Delaware. John served in the U.S. Marine Corps four years, then earned a master’s degree in Library Science from Kent State University, where he was currently earning a master’s degree in Instructional Technologies.
In addition to his parents, he is survived by his beloved, Morgan Marucco of Powell; brother, Mike White of Delaware; grandfather, John White of Sunbury. Preceded in death by paternal grandmother, Jacquelin White; maternal grandparents, Jane Margaret Haman, Charles Fitzgerald; and his Granny, Emma Fitzgerald.
Friends may call Friday 6-8 p.m. at DeVore-Snyder Funeral Home, Sunbury, and one hour prior to the 2 p.m. Saturday service celebrating the life of John White, with OWU Chaplain Jon Powers officiating. Burial in Green Mound Cemetery with military honors.