John P. Velin "Jack", age 94, of Fridley passed away on March 20, 2019. Preceded in death by parents, brother, and sister. Survived by loving wife of 60 years, Ginnie; children, Jeff (Brigid), Mike, Judy (Jim) Daugherty; 5 grandchildren; 4 great grandchildren; nieces, nephews, and friends.
Marine Corps WWII Vet. A Teamster for which he was proud. Drive Local 544; officer for twenty-nine years until retiring. Life Member of Fridley American Legion. Sometime later worked for Fridley Liquor for fourteen years. Jack loved his winter Maui vacations, golf, cribbage, and happy hour.
A special thanks to the staff at Catholic Eldercare and the Healthpartners hospice team.
A memorial service will be held at Miller Funeral Home, 6210 Hwy 65 NE - Fridley; on Thursday, March 28, at 11:00am with a visitation one hour prior.