John R. Flanagan, 71, Plymouth, passed away unexpectedly at home at 12:09 a.m. April 7, 2020.
The son of John R. Sr. and Marian Fisher Flanagan, he was born on Jan. 14, 1949, in Lebanon. He has been a resident of Plymouth for the past 11 years. He was a graduate of both Lebanon High School and Indiana State University. While at Indiana State University, he was a basketball player and had the opportunity to play with Larry Bird. On May 20, 1978, he married the love of his life, Terri High. He retired as a draftsman and auto cad operator; he has worked at Bendix Corporation and former Crown International of Elkhart. During his free time, he enjoyed playing computer games, as well as going antiquing with his wife.
He is survived by his loving wife: Terri; a son: Jacon Flanagan; his brother: Tom (Brenda) Flanagan; and sister Patricia (Daniel) Coy. Also surviving are grandchildren: Meckenna, Kailee and Nichol Flanagan. He is preceded in death by his parents.
In honor of the family’s wishes, no services are planned for John. Cremation services will be provided for the family.