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John P. Dysart

John P. Dysart

February 15, 1943 - June 25, 2017     Age: 74

Mr. John Page Dysart, 74, of Fernandina Beach passed away Sunday, June 25, 2017 at his residence.  Born in Nodaway County, Missouri, Mr. Dysart was a son of the late Maurice Severs and Alice Elizabeth Dysart. He served in the United States Army and during his service he was stationed in Italy. John moved to Fernandina Beach in 1996 coming from Garden Grove, California. After moving to Fernandina Beach, John worked, until his retirement in 2014, as a Machinist at Kings Bay Submarine Base. John was an avid gardener and will be remembered for his love of music and just “hanging out and talking to friends”. His Yorkshire terrier, Joey, held a special place in his heart.

John was predeceased by his wife, Suzanne M. Dysart, in 2003. His surviving family includes: his daughter, Susan Day, and her husband, Jesse, of Chattanooga, Tennessee; step-children, Vicky Detlefsen of Santa Rosa, California; Christy Martin of San Carlos, California and Eric Grandal of Phoenix, Arizona.

Graveside funeral services will be held Saturday, July 1, 2017 at 12:00 PM at Bosque Bello Cemetery where Mr. Dysart will be laid to rest beside his wife, Suzanne.


2 Condolences

  • Robin St. Peter Posted June 28, 2017 5:16 pm

    Susan, So sorry to hear about your dad. Please don’t hesitate to get in touch if we can help while you’re here.

  • Paulette Williams Posted June 28, 2017 8:02 pm

    So sorry Susan to hear of dad passing this is Paulette who gave Joey to your Dad. Can you call me, when you can also curious where Joey will go my number is 904-583-0332. Thanks. Would love to see Joey again!

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