November 27, 1946 – October 29, 2020
John Westerholm was born November 27, 1946 to Beverly and Duane Westerholm in Fargo, North Dakota and passed away October 29, 2020 in Omaha, NE. John attended Holy Spirit Grade School, Shanley High School and North Dakota State University in Fargo. During college, John worked at the Fargo Country Club Pro Shop during the summer and for the Fargo Park District in the winter.
After a long career as a golf professional, John worked in the trucking industry managing Utility Trailer Sales in Omaha before serving as VP of Assets for Ruan Transportation. John retired in 2012 and worked as a consultant off and on until his death.
John enjoyed hunting and golf after retirement, along with spending time with his family. He is survived by his sons, Michael and John Duane Jr. “JD”; wife, Marisa; grandsons, John D. Westerholm III and Driver Smith. He is also survived by his brother, Doug and wife Marilyn of Fargo; along with 8 nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his brothers, Bill and Tom; and sister-in-law, Pat.
A private service will be held in Omaha by his family.