In Memory

John Savely

John Savely

Obituary for John Darrell Savely

John Darrell Savely age 69 of Toronto, KS passed away Saturday, May 2, 2020 at his home. John was born on August 21, 1950 in Wichita, KS the son of Donald Wayne and Norma Jean (Patterson) Savely. 

John was a graduate of North High in Wichita the class of 1968, he later went on to receive his bachelor’s degree. After high school, John joined and served in the U.S. Air Force and continued his career as a mechanic in the Aircraft industry. John enjoyed being outside going hunting, fishing, and looking at the stars. He was a gunsmith and also a carpenter. He was an active member of the Meridian Shriner’s and member of the VFW in Kingman, KS. 

John married Patty Jackson and they later divorced, he then married JoAnn Buckley and she passed away after 20 years of marriage. He then met his companion Dollie Henry and she survives at their home. John enjoyed keeping in touch with his family and friends, and enjoyed texting his grandchildren. 

Other survivors include his son: 
Donald R. Savely of Yates Center, KS 

Nancy Duncan and husband Jim of Wichita, KS 
Donna Kibby and husband Gary of Neodesha, KS 
Anne Matlock and husband Rick of Independence, KS 

5 Grandchildren 

John was preceded in death by his parents, a sister Wanda Roe and son Paul Savely. 

Cremation has been requested. 

Memorials have been suggested to either the American Diabetes Association or the Boy Scouts of America and can be left with or mailed to the funeral home. 

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