John R. Redditt

Oct 20, 2014

Dec. 26, 1924 - Nov. 17, 2007

NORWALK - John R. Redditt, 82, of Norwalk, and formerly of Vermilion and Mt. Gilead, died Saturday morning at Medical University of Ohio in Toledo.

He was born Dec. 26, 1924 in New Orleans, Louisiana to the late Thomas J. and Louise (Long) Redditt. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army Airborne. He was a union carpenter. He was one of Jehovah's Witnesses.

He is survived by his sons, Raymond Redditt of Grafton,, Robert Redditt of Zephyrhills, Fla., and Albert Redditt of Patton, Calif.; daughters, Audrey Redditt of Grafton, Linda Plue of Virginia Beach, Va., Tina Whidden of Norwalk, and Margaret Reffner of Norwalk; and 13 grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his son, Johnny Redditt; and a brother, Thomas Redditt.

There will be no visitation. Funeral services will be private. Walker Funeral Home, 98 W. Main St., Norwalk, is in charge of arrangements.

Online condolences may be made at edwalkerfuneralhome.com.