John Robert Mayotte

John Robert Mayotte, 82, of Crawfordsville passed away Wednesday, March 13, 2019, at Franciscan Health Crawfordsville. 

He was born in Sept. 9, 1936, in Jasper County, Indiana, to the late Fred Lewis and Goldie Mae (Warner) Mayotte.

John graduated from Veedersburg High School and married Donna Jean Berlin on Dec. 9, 1952, in Attica. He retired from RR Donnelley & Son after 36 years and was a member of St. Bernard Catholic Church. He enjoyed drawing, working on leather crafts and taking care of his lawn.

He is survived by his wife of 66 years, Donna of Crawfordsville; two sons, John A. Mayotte of Crawfordsville and Alan Ray (Christa) Mayotte of New Richmond; daughter Sharon Lucas of Crawfordsville; grandson Paul Lucas of Carmel; three step-grandchildren, Roger Swears of Darlington, Jennifer Swears of New Richmond and Jason Lucas of Crawfordsville; and nine great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents; sister Freda Sidham; and two brothers, Fred and James Mayotte.

A graveside service will be at 1 p.m. EST Saturday, March 16 at Mt. Calvary Cemetery, Goodland, Indiana, with Father Robert Bernotas officiating. Sanders Priebe Funeral Care entrusted with care.

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