John Fredrick Longfellow, 79, Kokomo, passed away at 8:05 p.m. Wednesday, March 19, 2014, at St. Joseph Hospital in Kokomo. He was born Oct. 9, 1934, in Howard County to Charles and Helen Longfellow. He married Barbara Longfellow, and she passed away Dec. 13, 2003.
John was a Kokomo High School graduate and was a truck driver for 40 years until his retirement. He served his country in the United States Army. John loved to go fishing and hunting. He also enjoyed going to his winter home in Florida.
Survivors include his children, Lisa Longfellow Cagle and Linda Longfellow; one grandson, Jason Pickett.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Charles and Helen Longfellow; wife, Barbara Longfellow; and two sisters.
Following John’s wishes, he will be cremated and a special service will be held privately at a later date. Online condolences may left at www.stoutandson.com. Stout & Son is assisting with funeral services.