John A. Mara Jr.

November 30, 1928 - July 23, 2017

Obituary for John A. Mara Jr.

Mara Jr., John A.

Age 88, of Brooklyn Center, passed away on July 23, 2017. Loving husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather. Preceded in death by his parents, John & Nelsina; granddaughter, Crystal. Survived by his loving wife, Ruth; children, Diane (Dan) Drebenstedt, Steve (Donna) Mara, Linda (Bill) Cameron; grandchildren, Lisa, Nicki, Daniel Jr., John, Mike, Tracy; 8 great-grandchildren; sisters, Betty Brunkow & Sadie Theisen. Funeral service 11AM Thursday at Brooklyn United Methodist Church (7200 Brooklyn Blvd., Brooklyn Center) with visitation one hour prior. Interment Sunset Cemetery.

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Visitation

Thursday, July 27th
10 AM

Brooklyn United Methodist Church
7200 Brooklyn Blvd.
Brooklyn Center, MN

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Services

Thursday, July 27th
11AM

Brooklyn United Methodist Church
7200 Brooklyn Blvd.
Brooklyn Center, MN

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