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John J. Peltier

November 24, 1948 ~ January 10, 2022 (age 73)

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John J. Peltier, 73, of Hamilton, Ohio, passed away peacefully on Monday, January 10th, 2022 after a month-long battle with COVID-19.

He was born on November 24th, 1948 in Minster, Ohio to Joesph and Jane (Vogelsang) Peltier who preceded him in death. John graduated from Minster High School class of 1967. After serving in the United States Air Force, John worked in banking and retired from AWP as a road safety worker.

John, known affectionately as PJ, was considered by his many friends to be a very special and caring person. He enjoyed fishing, playing the bass guitar, riding his motorcycle, and drawing. Most of all, he loved spending time with his family.

John is survived by his three children, John (Rebecca) Peltier Jr. of West Chester, Ohio, Jennifer (Marlon) Burns, and Lesly (Jesse) Ralston both of Sidney, Ohio; nine grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.

In keeping with John’s wishes, he will be cremated, and the following services will celebrate his life: A Prayer Service will be held at Salm- McGill & Tangeman Funeral Home on Friday January 28th, 2022 from 5-7 P.M. and A Memorial Mass will held at Holy Angels Catholic Church in Sidney, Ohio on Saturday January 29th, 2022 at 10 A.M. with Father Aaron Hess officiating.

John will be interred at Dayton National Cemetery in Dayton, Ohio on Monday January 31st, 2022 at 10 A.M. with full military honors. Online condolences may be left for the Peltier family  In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to The Cancer Society. The family would like to extend a special thank you to Kettering Health Hamilton Hospital for all their dedicated care for John during his illness. Salm-McGill & Tangeman Funeral Home is honored to be taking care of the Peltier family.

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January 28, 2022

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Salm-McGill and Tangeman Funeral Home
502 South Ohio Avenue
Sidney, Ohio 45365

Memorial Mass
January 29, 2022

10:00 AM
Holy Angels Catholic Church (Sidney, Ohio)

interment of cremated remains
January 31, 2022

10:00 AM
Dayton National Cemetery
4400 W. Third St
Dayton, OH 45428

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