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John E. Bohn

February 16, 2020

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John E. Bohn

February 16, 2020


John E. Bohn, 84, of Hanover Township, passed away on Sunday, February 16, 2020 at the Guardian Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center, Nanticoke.


He was born in Wilkes-Barre, the son of the late Jacob A. and Laura L. Aftewicz Bohn.  John was a graduate of Hanover Township High School, class of 1953.  He served in the U.S. Naval Reserves from 1953 to 1961.


He was employed for 60 years as an auto parts manager, retiring from Stackhouse Auto Electric in West Pittston.


John was a member of All Saints Parish in Plymouth.  He was a kind and gentle man, who will be sadly missed by his family and all who knew him.


John was an avid sports fan. His favorite teams were the Philadelphia Eagles, the Seventy Sixers and the Phillies.


On January 19, 2019, the love of John’s life, his wife of 62 years, Bernadine Ann Zinderavich Bohn passed away.  John and Bernie loved to travel and were always together.  They are once again together in heaven.



John is survived by his children, Debbie Bohn, Harrisburg, NC, Judy Nat and her husband, Dave, Plains Twp. and Jay Bohn and his wife, Sandy, Nanticoke; grandchildren, Lisa Workman and her husband, James, Harrisburg, NC, Paula Jones and her fiancé, Matt Browning, Harrisburg, NC, D.J. Nat and his fiancé, Natalie Pacileo, Pittston, Jackie Nat, Forty Fort and Miranda Bohn, Nanticoke; great grandchildren, Brody and Hailey Workman, Harrisburg, NC.


Family and friends are invited to attend a Mass of Christian Burial on Wednesday at 9:30 am in Ss. Peter & Paul Parish, 13 Hudson Road, Plains Township.  Private Interment will be in St. Mary’s Cemetery, Hanover Township.


There will be no calling hours.


Online condolences may be sent by visiting John’s obituary at www.natandgawlas.com.


Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to the Nat & Gawlas Funeral Home, 89 Park Avenue, Wilkes-Barre.