March 16, 1942 - June 27, 2020
John Grindle, 78, of Humble, Texas, passed away on Saturday, June 27th, 2020 in Houston after a brief battle with cancer.
John was born in Winthrop, Massachusetts on March 16th, 1942. He went to school at Winthrop High. John married Patricia Grindle on May 29th, 1971 in Storm Lake, Iowa. They celebrated 49 years of marriage together. He worked as a General Manager for United Airlines for 38 years, where he received many awards for stellar service. John was a proud grandfather and loved to spend time with his grandchildren. He was a long avid Red Sox and Patriots fan.
John is survived by his spouse Patricia, son John and his spouse Carmen, son Patrick and his spouse Jaimie, son Justin and his spouse Amanda, his brother Irv Furlong, and grandchildren McKenna, Keegan, Kinzi, Clive and Adleigh.
The family wishes to extend our sincere thanks to everyone for the thoughts, prayers, and remembrances for John.
In lieu of flowers, donatations can be made to St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital in his honor.
John will be cremated in a private service. Arrangements are by Darst Funeral Home.
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