John Whitney Carter, age 89, a resident of Hudson, Ohio for over 43 years, passed away peacefully, surrounded by his family Friday, April 28, 2017. Beloved husband of Barbara May (nee Thresher) Carter, to whom he was married for 66 years; loving father of Steven Whitney (Amanda Barhite) Carter of Plymouth, MN and Linda Sue Carter of Boston, MA; dear grandfather of Samantha Whitney Carter and Andrew William Carter and brother of the late Richard (Ann) Carter. John served his country in the US Army from 1946 to 1947 mostly in the Philippines.
A memorial service will be held 11:00 AM Saturday, May 6, 2017 at Hudson United Methodist Church, 2600 Hudson-Aurora Road, Hudson, OH 44236 and will be followed by a reception. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorial contributions be made to the Veterans Administration by visiting the following web address: https://www.volunteer.va.gov/apps/VolunteerNow/default.asp or to the Humane Society of Summit County, 7996 Darrow Road, Twinsburg, OH 44087. Arrangements by Johnson-Romito Funeral Home, Hudson, OH www.johnsonromito.com
(Johnson-Romito Funeral Home HH 5-3-17)