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John F. Cady, 80

Apr 1, 2018

John F. Cady

Blue Earth A memorial service for John F. Cady was held on Tuesday, March 27, 2018 at Bethany Evangelical & Reformed Church in Ledyard, Iowa Pastor Samuel Belz officiated. Burial was in Highland Home Cemetery, Ledyard, Iowa, with military honors conducted.

John Freeman Cady, 80, of Blue Earth, died Thursday, March 22, 2018, at Mayo Hospital in Mankato.

John was born in Madelia, on Oct. 16, 1937, the son of Frank W. and Vennie (Smith) Cady. He attended school in Madelia. John served his country for six years in the United States Army and was a member of American Legion Post #192 in Elmore.

John was united in marriage to Gail Bauman on Dec. 2, 1967, at Bethany Church in Ledyard, Iowa. He worked at Green Giant in Blue Earth, for 37 years before retiring in 2000. John enjoyed fishing, golfing and traveling. He enjoyed making mission style furniture and spending time with his family and friends.

John is survived by his wife, Gail; daughters, Susan Cady, of Mankato, and Patricia Cady, of Algona, Iowa; sisters, Mae Pufpaff and Erna (Jake) Gunter; brothers-in-law, Mark Bauman and Rocky (Maria) Bauman; sister-in-law, Jill (Rick) Danielson; and many nieces and nephews.

John was preceded in death by his parents, Frank and Vennie Cady; parents-in-law, William and Geneva Bauman; brothers, Howard Cady, Frank (Lorraine) Cady and Harry Cady; and brother-in-law Erwin Pufpaff.