John William DePoy, 59, Knox, passed away surrounded by his family on Friday, April 3, 2020.
He was born in South Bend on Aug. 8, 1960, to George and Ruth (Hood) DePoy; he was raised on the family farm.
He married Pamela Harner on Nov. 7, 1987, at Shiloh Wesleyan Church in Plymouth, where he attended.
He enjoyed fishing, hunting and being outdoors in general. He found pleasure in farming and farm equipment, but his biggest joy was his family.
He is survived by his wife of over 32 years: Pam DePoy, Knox; his son: Tyler DePoy, Knox; and his daughter: Courtney DePoy and her children Peyton and Heather, all of Knox; his brother: Philip (Evelyn) DePoy; and sister: Claudia (Tom) Biggins, Plymouth.
He was preceded in death by his parents: George and Ruth; his brother: Mike DePoy; and sister in infancy: Christine.
Private burial will be held at New Oak Hill Cemetery and a complete service will be held at a later date.