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“It's been a very long time since we've seen one another but I never forget a friend. I remember us having loads of fun as kids in Bridgeport. My...Read More »
1 of 22 | Posted by: Gene borza - Venice, FL - Friend

“Pat, Lisa, Brian, Holly, Michelle, & families, I just want to share a memory of John with all of you from my teenage years. We had some fun times...Read More »
2 of 22 | Posted by: John Hoyman - Mt. Pleasant, PA

“Patty, Lisa, Brian, Holly, Michelle, & families, So sorry for your loss. We always thought John was such a nice man & always had a smile. He...Read More »
3 of 22 | Posted by: John & Deb Hoyman - Mt. Pleasant, PA

“Our deepest condolences for your entire family. You all are in our hearts and prayers ”
4 of 22 | Posted by: Ed and Sharon Franks - Tarrs, PA

“Our deepest condolences to the entire King family. JJ will always be remembered, the man to go to for any kind of car talk. The big smile on his face...Read More »
5 of 22 | Posted by: Angela and Rick Spirko - PA

“My deepest sympathy to Mrs. King and family.John was so kind to me and my daughter Rachel Seighman...I will never forget what a good man he is.Also,...Read More »
6 of 22 | Posted by: Shelley Primus - MOUNT PLEASANT, PA

“So sorry for your loss ”
7 of 22 | Posted by: Donna Czekaj Czekaj - Greensburg, PA

“Patty and family, so sorry for your loss. May the Lord comfort and strengthen you during this difficult time.With deepest sympathy, love and prayers...Read More »
8 of 22 | Posted by: Leah Haroldson - Family

“Our deepest sympathies to the king family, JJ will surely be missed,such a kind soul ❤❤ ”
9 of 22 | Posted by: Carroll and Mary Betz - Friend

“Michelle and Family, our sincerest sympathies for your loss. Thinking of you and wishing you comfort during this difficult time. ”
10 of 22 | Posted by: Denny & Sarah Young

“Patty and family, You are in our thoughts and prayers as you go through the coming days. Manetta & SkipPrduw ”
11 of 22 | Posted by: Manetta Brown - Mt Pleasant, PA

“Love and prayers, Ame Caline Michel Polnareff ”
12 of 22 | Posted by: A friend

“Please accept my sincere condolences. ”
13 of 22 | Posted by: Tom Logan - Mount Pleasant, PA

“Prayers, Love and Deepest Sympathy ❤ ”
14 of 22 | Posted by: Bonnie Hutchinson - Mt Pleasant, PA

“Patty, I'm so sorry for your loss. Prayers and love to you and your family. Charlene (Booher) Carleton ”
15 of 22 | Posted by: Charlene Carleton - Connellsville, PA

“Patty and family you have my deepest sympathy for your loss. I know my brother will really miss him. My thoughts and prayers are with you all. ”
16 of 22 | Posted by: Nancy Bulebush Coy

“DEEPIEST COMDOLANCES TO KING FAMILY.DON NEVILLE AND FAMILY. RUFFS DALE PA. ”
17 of 22 | Posted by: DON NEVILLE - RUFFS DALE, PA

“Dear Patty and family, I want to tell you how sorry I am for the loss of John. My brothers and I grew up with him and his family in Bridgeport. ...Read More »
18 of 22 | Posted by: Malinda Henkel Henkel - PA

“Prayers to the family of this great man. RIP JJ He was always smiling and conversation led to many laughs. He will be missed. ”
19 of 22 | Posted by: Justin Smith - Hunker, PA

“Rest In Peace John ”
20 of 22 | Posted by: Jim Jones - Connellsville, PA

“Great man rest in piece John ”
21 of 22 | Posted by: Jim Jones - Connellsville, PA

“May my condolences bring you comfort and may my prayers ease the pain of this loss. ”
22 of 22 | Posted by: Shannon Pologruto - PA


John R. King, 75 of Mt. Pleasant Twp. passed away Tuesday, April 20, 2021 at Excela Health Frick Hospital., Mt. Pleasant. John was born June 29, 1945 in Bridgeport (Mt. Pleasant Twp.) the son of the late,William and Mary Blanda King. John was a 1963 graduate of Hurst High School, a member of the New Hope Community Church, where he was active on the board, and participated in the church dartball league. He was the proprietor of JJ'S Automotive, Mt. Pleasant was a member of the NMCA, and had a love for drag racing. Anytime you talked to JJ the subject always turned to racing. His passion and love for the sport was very obvious. JJ loved cars, he loved the family atmosphere and had a need for speed, he also loved making memories with friends, and more. One thing he loved doing the most was talking about those memories he had made. Surviving are his wife, Patricia Jones King; children, Lisa Morrison (Rich), Brian King (Leslie) and Holly Spahr (Richard) all of Mt. Pleasant and Michelle Klingensmith (Rob) of Penn Twp; grandchildren, Lindsay Kuhn (Justin), Noel King (Eric), Faith King, Calleigh Morrison, Brianna and Bryce Klingensmith; great grandchildren, Ryan and Kinley Kuhn; sisters, Evelyn Kuhn, DorothyKuhn, Linda King (Rich) all of Mt. Pleasant and a brother, Paul King (Betty) of SC; also numerous nieces, nephews and great nieces and nephews. IIn addition to his parents, John was preceded in death by brothers, William, Robert, Curt and Carl King; sisters, Ramona Pasko, Mary Miller and Lillian King; sisters -in-law, Linda King, Doris King and brothers-in-law, Donald Shaw, Sam Miller, Michael Pasko, Jess Kuhn and Edward Kuhn, and a niece, Victoria King. Visitation for family and friends will be held from 1 to 8PM Friday at SALOOM-REGA FUNERAL SERVICE 730 W. Main Street Mount Pleasant where services will be held at 2pm Saturday with Paul Eckenrode officiating. Interment will follow in the Mt. Joy Cemetery, Mt. Pleasant Twp. Please visit John's online memorial at www.saloom-rega.com to sign the condolence guestbook. Richard Rega, funeral director. In Lieu of flowers, contributions in memory of John may be made to the American Cancer Society 510 Pellis Road Suite 203 Greensburg, PA 15601 (CDC guidelines do require face masks to be worn and social distancing during the visitation and service, with only 35 people at one time permitted in the funeral home for visitation and only 35 people for the service.)