John J. Maranville, Jr.

John  J. Maranville, Jr.

November 16, 1946 – May 22, 2022

He was preceded in death by wife, Janet L. Daniels-Maranville; parents, John and Irene; brother, Roland.  He is survived by children: Jennifer Hoelker (Michael), Kim Schneckenberger (Justin), Heather Cox, and Jeff Maranville and their families; grandchildren: Jazz, Jaden, Kenadee, and McKinlee; sister, Cecilia Seward (Buster); brother, Cecil Maranville (Gale); many nieces and nephews.

CELEBRATION OF LIFE SERVICE: Friday, June 3rd at 11am at the West Center Chapel.  Private Interment.

Memorials may be directed to the family.

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  • Garry Gernandt Posted June 1, 2022 12:27 pm

    My deepest sympathy to John’s family and friends.

  • Glen Truax Posted June 1, 2022 2:17 pm

    I worked with John and patrol. My memories of him are of his great smile and infectious laugh. I always thought of him is just one of the good guys. No words I have will help you through. But, remember he’s not forgotten.

  • Dan Heidelberg.(OPD Sgt Ret) Posted June 1, 2022 2:45 pm

    John was always professional and always had the back of any fellow officer. With highest respect, Rest In Peace John you did your duty.

  • Wayne melcher Posted June 1, 2022 2:46 pm

    Fantastic individual was an honor to know him

  • Michael OKeefe Posted June 1, 2022 3:10 pm

    John was one of the great guys I knew at OPD and latter on at the Marshal Service in our retirement years. He was a Gentleman and a pleasure to be around. He’ll be missed by us all. I’ll remember John and family in my prayers to help you through this difficult time. May God bless.

  • Charlie Venditte Posted June 1, 2022 3:58 pm

    A great officer and friend who always had a smile. A pleasure to work with and be with on and off the job. Thanks for the great memories John.

  • Frank Greco Posted June 1, 2022 4:26 pm

    Worked with John for a long time. Played softball together for years. What a great man he will truly be missed!!

  • Ken Bovasso Posted June 1, 2022 4:47 pm

    An all around nice guy. It was great working patrol with John.. Another transplanted East Coaster like myself. RIP.

  • Jim Deignan Posted June 1, 2022 5:30 pm

    As my colleagues have said, John was 1st a true gentleman. He was the officer we all wanted to work with and he earned everyone’s respect – on and off the job. Your family will have our prayers and our deepest sympathy.

  • Chris Carmean Posted June 1, 2022 6:30 pm

    So sorry to hear. Friendly, great sense of humor, and all-around nice guy..

  • Greg Stanzel Posted June 1, 2022 6:40 pm

    John was truly one of the good guys. A cop you could always count on.. Professional when it mattered He had a great sense of humor and will be missed.

  • Cynthia Johnston Posted June 1, 2022 8:50 pm

    RIP my friend 😢 you truly were made of blue and they don’t make cops like you from the “good ole days”.
    My prayers 🙏 and sympathy to all whose life you graced.💔❤💙

  • Charles Fisicaro Posted June 1, 2022 9:04 pm

    Thoughts & Prayers to the family.

  • Alberto Falcon Posted June 2, 2022 9:05 am

    My sincere condolences and prayers to John’s family and friends.
    John was a pleasure to know and talk to.
    Always in good humor and a credit to his profession.
    It was a privilege to have known him and I wish him the
    Rest in Peace with God.

  • Cecil Maranville Posted June 2, 2022 7:31 pm

    On behalf of my part of the family, thank you all for your gracious comments.

  • Russell Lewis Posted June 3, 2022 7:53 am

    So sorry for your loss. John was just a great all-around man. He loved his family country and puppies. I worked with John at OPD and the Federal Courthouse. He will be missed!

  • John Young Posted June 3, 2022 11:50 am

    John was one of my first FTO trainers, we worked the (1-3-5) relief crew midnights….Great officer who was a excellent mentor, and taught me how to be street wise in our profession…he will be missed…!

  • Sue DeVetter Posted June 3, 2022 2:43 pm

    I knew John through work at the federal courthouse. He always had a smile and an upbeat greeting. My condolences to his family and friends. May he rest in eternal peace.

  • Len Szmurlo Posted June 5, 2022 9:01 am

    John was truly a great officer and always a credit to his profession. It was extremely an honor to have worked with him and consider him my friend. He will be missed.

  • Bob Schafer Posted June 28, 2022 3:31 pm

    Sorry to hear. John was a Good Person-Good Police Officer-(and could hit a softball a mile!)

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