John "Gator" passed away on April 29 2016. He was the husband of the late Helen (nee Donald), loving father of Debbie Feeney (Tim), Jackie Sullivan (Sharon), Judy Ruggiero (Chol), the late Linda Tomczack (Raymond) and the late Bobby "Silky" (Theresa). He was the grandfather of 13, great-grandfather of 11, brother-in-law to Patricia Sturges (the late Joseph), brother of the late Buddy (Rita) and the late Edward Sturges (Cass). \n\nHe will be remembered for his great sense of humor and a great sense of family. During his recent illness, he lived with his daughter and son-in-law Debbie and Tim Feeney. Dad was very grateful for their care and opening their hearts and home to him.\n\nRelatives and friends are invited to his Viewing Thursday, May 5th, 9:00AM at St. Anne's Church, 2328 East Lehigh Ave., Phila, PA 19125. The Funeral Mass starts at 10:00AM and the Interment is private.