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John W. Meekin

John W. Meekin, 71, of Huntington, IN, died Tuesday, Nov. 16, 2021, at 1:12 a.m., at Lutheran Hospital in Fort Wayne.

Mr. Meekin graduated from Huntington High School in 1968. He worked at Hunkler in Huntington as the maintenance supervisor and worked maintenance at the American Legion Post No. 85 of Huntington, where he was also a member.

He was born on Jan. 12, 1950, in Huntington, to James and Evelyn Chapin Meekin.

Survivors include three brothers, Richard Meekin, of Huntington, David Howard Meekin, of Huntington, and Jeff Meekin, of Huntington; and a sister, Linda Goings, of Huntington.

Calling will take place on Tuesday, Nov. 23, 2021, from 10 a.m. to noon, at Bailey-Love Mortuary, Huntington. A funeral service will immediately follow with Rev. Micah Mobley officiating.

Burial will be in Pilgrims Rest Cemetery in Huntington.

Memorials may be made to Huntington County Cancer Services, in care of Bailey-Love Mortuary, 35 W. Park Drive, Huntington, IN 46750.

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