John Charles Lenke, of 22410 Kellogg Road, Grand Rapids, Ohio, passed away Thursday, Jan. 30, 2014, in Regency Hospital, Sylvania, Ohio, after suffering a massive stroke on Dec, 27, 2013.
He was born May 5, 1958, in Port Clinton. He was a 1976 graduate of Sandusky High School. He graduated in 1981 from The Ohio State University with a BS degree in chemistry and earned an Executive MBA from Bowling Green State University in 2007. He was employed with Sciformix, Corp. since 2013 following 15 years with Thermo Fischer Scientific.
John is survived by his wife, Laura; son, Mitchell; and two older brothers, Tom and Steve.
He was preceded in death by his father, Frederick Henry Lenke Jr., in 1980; mother Vernabelle (Brokate) Lenke, in 2013; and brother, Frederick "Rick" Lenke III, in 2012.
Friends may visit with his family to pay respects and celebrate his life at his home in Grand Rapids, 1-4 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 2.
Condolences may be offered to the family at reebfuneralhome.com.