John was born in Bellflower, California 61 years ago. He lived in San Jose in a house he really loved. He grew up in Santa Ana, California from the age of two weeks. He was a natural born musician, first on guitar and then movIng to drums. He played in dozens of bands, his talents admired and desired by many. He worked at Apple Computer for last twenty years. He was a member of the Final Cut Pro team. Self taught on computers, he was one of the few people there without a college degree.
He is survived by his brother David, sisters Holly and Lisa and his soulmate Mary Young.
There will be two memorials. One in Southern California on February 15 at 12:00 noon until 2:00 pm. At Brown Colonial Mortuary 204 West 17th Street Santa Ana, CA 92706 Tel: 1-714-542-3949
The second one to be held in Northern California. Details pending.
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