John Howard Farrington II, 61, formerly of Batavia, died at 1 a.m. January 21, 2017 at Good Samaritan Society - Ottumwa.
He was born July 3, 1955 in Ottumwa to John H. Sr. and Betty J. Barnes Farrington.
A 1973 graduate of Ottumwa High School, John had worked at Robertson Electric, Crescent Electric, Dexter Corp and Super 8 in Fairfield.
He had attended First United Methodist Church in Fairfield.
Surviving is his mother, Betty Farrington of Ottumwa; two sisters, Debra Miller of Centerville and Carole (Bruce) Walker of Ft. Dodge and many nieces, nephews and cousins.
He was preceded in death by his father, John H. Farrington Sr. and a brother-in-law, Russ Miller.
His body has been cremated.
Memorial services will be 11 a.m. Tuesday at Reece Funeral Home with Pastor Shurmaine McAlpine officiating.
Memorials may be made to Boy Scouts of America or Good Samaritan Society - Ottumwa.
Published on  January 23, 2017