John Hancock

Sep 16th, 1952 - Nov 14th, 2017


Rose Hill Cemetery

Tue, Nov. 21st, 2017 11am


Marion-John D. Hancock, 65, passed away on Tuesday, November 14, 2017 at Heartland Regional Medical Center.

John was born on September 16, 1952 in Harrisburg to Edgar and Esther (Pankey) Hancock. He married Linda Albright.

John was a retired coal miner. He enjoyed weight lifting, fishing, spending time in nature and animals including his five cats. John was a good Christian man who loved his family.

Survivors include:
Wife-Linda Hancock of Marion
Daughter-Mandy Monti of Benton
Grandson-Gabe Price
Brother-Jim Hancock and wife Darlene of Harrisburg
Sister-Eileen Day of Harrisburg
Mother-Esther Hancock

He was preceded in death by his father and niece, Marieca

Graveside services will be held on Tuesday, November 21, 2017 at 11am at Rose Hill Cemetery in Marion with Rev. Louis Fluck officiating. Blue Funeral Home in Marion is assisting the family with arrangements.

Memorials may be made to any pet organization and will be accepted at Blue Funeral Home/PO Box 411/Marion, IL 62959



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3 Guestbook Messages

  • Guest: Chris C

    From: , Illinois

    Date: November 18, 2017

    I would like to express my deepest sympathy to family and friends. May all your good memories outweigh your sadness during this difficult time. (Isaiah 25:8)

  • Guest: Jennifer L Etheridge

    From: St. Augustine, Florida

    Date: November 19, 2017

    So sorry for your loss, Linda. I would attend if I still lived there. You’re in my thoughts.

  • Guest: Linda Staley

    From: Carrier Mills, Illinois

    Date: November 20, 2017

    Ester, Jim and Eileen and family , I am sorry for your loss. It seems like only yesterday we were all running around Ledford. Psalm 23