John I. Ferguson of Malvern.
John Irving Ferguson, age 78 passed away peacefully on February 20, 2020.
John was born November 13, 1941 in Mt. Vernon, Ohio, the youngest son of Adrienne and William O. Ferguson.
John attended Mt. Vernon High School and was a proud graduate of the Ohio State University with both undergraduate and MBA degrees in accounting, finance and IT. He worked for the Ford Motor Company for 30 years in various divisions of the company in the greater Detroit area before leaving to pursue his "retirement job" with Vanguard, where he worked for 15 years.
John was an active member of West Chester United Methodist Church, where he served on the Finance Committee and for several years was on the Children's Center Board.
John is survived by his wife of 37 years, Carolyn Thorius Ferguson; one brother, William O. Ferguson; his children Kathy Hayes (Harry), Andrew Ferguson (Sandra); step-children Robert Larsen, Kenneth Larsen, Christine Larsen Rincon, Karin Larsen Kearns (deceased); daughter-in-law, Mary Beth Larsen and son-in-law Benjamin Rincon; grandchildren Zoe Hayes Feliciano, Zander Hayes, Joshua Ferguson, Abby Ferguson, Emma Larsen Stafford, Christopher Larsen, Erin Larsen, David Larsen, Benjamin Rincon, Kylie Rincon and great grandson Andrew Stafford.
Relatives and Friends are invited to his Visitation on Tuesday, February 25, 2020 from 10:00 - 10:45 am at the West Chester United Methodist Church, 129 S. High St. West Chester, PA 19382; followed by his Memorial Service at 11:00 am.
Interment will be private.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made to the Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation at www.pulmonaryfibrosis.org
Arrangements by DellaVecchia, Reilly, Smith & Boyd Funeral Home, Inc. of West Chester, PA 610-696-1181; www.DellaFH.com
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