John A. Harjung of St Petersburg, FL (formerly of Ravenna, OH) passed away unexpectedly on Friday, September 9, 2016 at his home. John was 57 years old.
John was born on August 7, 1959 in Ravenna, Ohio. He was a graduate of Ravenna High School and attended Buckeye Business College. He will always be remembered as a jokester who loved to make others smile. °He loved his family, animals (especially his cats), life in sunny Florida, and cooking gourmet meals.
John was extremely proud of his only son, John Nathan Harjung of St Petersburg FL. °He is also survived by his siblings : Joanne Simms of Akron, OH, Peter (Patti) Harjung of Kent, OH, George (Lynn) Harjung of Tallmadge, OH, and Kristine (Joel) Hayden of Kent, OH; as well as numerous nieces, nephews, and lifetime friend Aja Semoan of St Petersburg, FL.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Peter and Joanne Harjung of Ravenna and his niece Stephanie Schmidt and her infant son.
Private family memorial will be held.