John W. Hohnsbehn Jr., 65 of Litchfield, died at St. John’s Hospital, Springfield on Sunday, September 26, 2021. He was born on June 21, 1956, in Wood River to John W. Hohnsbehn Sr. and Leona (Spurgeon) Hohnsbehn.
He married Nona (Furlow) Hohnsbehn on October 23, 2010, in Litchfield. He was retired after having been the Director of Nursing for SIU School of Nursing. John was a member of the Bethalto Chapter K of C and 4th Degree.
He is survived by his spouse, Nona Hohnsbehn of Litchfield; children, John W. (Jessica) Hohnsbehn III of St. Charles, MO, Amy (Simon) Huntley of Highland, Dan Hohnsbehn of O’Fallon, Katie (Cory) Spengler of O’Fallon, Jessica Mielke of East Alton, Becca Hohnsbehn (companion, Zachary Morris) of Benld, Ella Hohnsbehn of Litchfield, Jennifer (Jeff) Kraft of Choteau, MT, Adam (Debbie) Witsken of Bethalto, and Autumn (Josh) Reed of Bethalto; numerous grandchildren; numerous great-grandchildren; sister, Theresa (Jon) Smith of East Alton; and brother, Bruce (Shirley) Hohnsbehn of Bunker Hill.
John was preceded in death by his parents and grandchildren, Abigail Hohnsbehn, Cameron Hohnsbehn, Jackson Hohnsbehn and Jacob Stutz.
Visitation services will be held on Wednesday, September 29, 2021, at Kravanya Funeral Home in Gillespie from 5:00 until 8:00 p.m. Funeral services are Thursday, September 30, 2021, at 10:00 a.m. at the funeral home. Burial will be at St. Mary’s Cemetery, Bunker Hill.
Memorials are suggested to Adopt-A-Pet or Caritas Foster Care System. Kravanya Funeral Home, Gillespie is in charge of the arrangements.