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“Bev, Matt, Sharon, & Joan:My sincere thoughts and prayers go out to each of you at the loss of Jack! He was a nice guy and will be missed by many...Read More »
1 of 9 | Posted by: Lenore Page - Farnhamville, IA

“I will always remember Jack when I eat french fries and gravy. Never forget the day he came into the cafe and ordered that. We all said echk, he...Read More »
2 of 9 | Posted by: Frankie & Jim West - Dayton, IA

“I went to school with Jack and there was never a dull moment when he was around.My condolences to the family. ”
3 of 9 | Posted by: Donna Brasfield - Taylor, TX

“It was always great to visit with Jack, he could always make me laugh no matter what the day had been like, or what the work load was. We would talk...Read More »
4 of 9 | Posted by: Dan Soma - Eagle Grove, IA

“Although by the time I had the pleasure of caring for Jack his sense of humor was gone but that twinkle in his eye was always there letting me know...Read More »
5 of 9 | Posted by: Penny R Osborn, P.A. - Stratford, IA

“I became acquainted with Jack when I managed a swine confinement not far from his home. He did all of our welding and other handy things he was very...Read More »
6 of 9 | Posted by: Ruth Smith - Dayton, IA - Friend

“My sincere condolences and prayers to entire family! I grew up next door to Jack and he was truly a great person, neighbor, and friend!You will be...Read More »
7 of 9 | Posted by: Kelly Fortune - Prole, IA

“Matt, I am so sorry to read of your Dad's passing. May you and your Mom find comfort in the many memories that you have of him. Take care...Al Cloud ”
8 of 9 | Posted by: Al Cloud - Fort Dodge, IA

“My condolences to the family. Jack was a great man and his sense of humor was shared by the whole family. A terrible loss for Bev, Matt and his...Read More »
9 of 9 | Posted by: Nancy Elsberry - Iberia, MO


John "Jack" O'Hearn, 80, of Lehigh, Iowa, died Saturday, October 21, 2017, at Stratford Specialty Care.

Mass of Christian Burial will be held 10:30 a.m., Wednesday, October 25, 2017, at Christ The King Catholic Church in Dayton. Msgr. Kevin McCoy will officiate. Burial will be at West Lawn Cemetery in Lehigh. Visitation will be Tuesday, from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m., at Carson – Stapp Funeral Home in Dayton, Iowa. For online obituaries and condolences please visit:www.carsonstappfuneralhome.com

John Lynn O'Hearn was born on December 3, 1936, in Lehigh, Iowa, the son of Harold and Ethyl (Linn) O'Hearn. He graduated with the Lehigh High School class of 1955, and later furthered his education at Northwest Missouri State University.

Jack was inducted into the United States Army in August of 1959 and served until his honorable discharge on August 11, 1961.

On December 14, 1963, Jack was united in marriage to Beverly Jean Anderson at Grace Lutheran Church in Fort Dodge. Their marriage was blessed with one son, Matthew.

Jack was a lifelong resident of Lehigh. He had worked at Lehigh Sewer Pipe & Tile, and Stanhoist Engineering in Fort Dodge. Jack later owned & operated O'Hearn Welding and was also employed by Frigidaire in Webster City, Iowa, for several years until retiring. He enjoyed working in his welding shop and could make just about anything he needed.

Survivors include his wife, Bev O'Hearn of Lehigh, Iowa; one son, Matt (Mary) O'Hearn of Dayton, Iowa; two granddaughters, Natalie and Nicole Williams; three
sisters, Patty Dellachiesa, Sharon (Dave) O'Hearn-Hrubes, and Joan (Rob) Lauer all of Lehigh, Iowa; sister-in-law, Coral O'Hearn of Lehigh, Iowa; and many nieces and nephews.

His parents, one brother, Paul O'Hearn, and a brother-in-law, Dick Dellachiesa, preceded him in death.