John A. Worthy
age 84 of Algonac, MI. died June 21, 2010 in the Medilodge of St. Clair. He was born October 18, 1925 in Altoona, PA. to the late Alexander and Ethel Worthy. He married Marise Belville on March 3, 1951.
John graduated from Northeastern High School in Detroit, MI. in 1943. He attended Knoxville University of Tennessee. He served as an Air Cadet with the U.S. Army Air Corp during WW II.
John retired from Chrysler Corp in 1983 as an Executive Manager. John loved boating and restoring his antique Garwood boat and was a member of the Antique and Classic Boat Society. He also enjoyed many years of traveling, mostly of Europe. He was a member of the Trinity United Methodist Church of Algonac.
Mr. Worthy is survived by his wife of 59 years, Marise, son Gary of Scottsdale, AZ, grandson Michael of Brooklyn, NY. and Michaelís mother Maribeth of Leominster, MA.
Funeral services 7:30 PM Friday June 25, 2010 in the Gilbert Funeral Home, Algonac. Visitation Friday 1-4 & 6- until time of service. In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to the Rheumatoid Arthritis Association. Michigan Chapter, 1050 Wilshire Dr. Suite 302, Troy, MI 48084