John L. McCafferty, 58, died Thursday, January 31, 2019 at the Hospice Care Center in Akron.
Born in Akron on May 25, 1960, John was a lifelong area resident. He worked as a flooring contractor and recently opened his own shop, Ames Flooring and Interior Design. John loved bowling and boating. He had a special place for his Harley Davidson. He was a member of Grace Baptist Church. John was a beloved father- he cherished his children and adored his two grandbabies.
John was preceded in death by his father Alvie McCafferty and brothers Ralph & Kenny McCafferty. He is survived by his mother Una Mae McCafferty; children Rebecca (fiancé Kevin Nunley), Robyn & John McCafferty; grandchildren Jaycen & Terra Nunley; sister Margie (Wayne) Rose; brother Jim (Cindy) McCafferty; and many nieces, nephews and friends.
The family will receive friends Friday, February 8 from 10-11AM at the Grace Baptist Church, 704 N. Firestone Blvd, in Akron. Funeral services will begin at 11AM at the church. Private interment at Lakewood Cemetery will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the family, in care of the funeral home, to help offset John’s final expenses. Please contact Anthony Funeral Homes, 330-724-1281 for questions. (anthonyfh.com)