John Kohler Richmond,96 of Pinehurst, passed away on June 14, 2017 at Quail Haven Village.
Born on October 12, 1920 in West Pittston, Pennsylvania to the late William and Mabel (Kohler) Richmond.
John proudly served in the United States Air Force flying B29’s during WWII. He was an avid golfer and member of the Tin Whistles.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his first wife of 50 years, Jean Richmond; and one brother, William Kohler Richmond.
He is survived by his wife, Lorraine; two children, Barbara Shimaitis and her husband, Ron of Bel Air, MD and Randy Richmond of Sedona, AZ; three grandchildren, Beth, Jonathan and Thomas; also survived by 8 great grandchildren.
A visitation will be held on Monday, June 19, 2017 from 2:00-3:00PM at Boles Funeral Home in Pinehurst with a service following at 3:00PM. Entombment at Pinelawn Memorial Park.
Online condolences may be left at: www.bolesfuneralhome.com
Boles Funeral Home and Crematory, Inc.in Pinehurst will be assisting the family.