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John N. Stoss

February 1, 1940 ~ May 15, 2022 (age 82)

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John N. Stoss, 82, of Fountain Hills, passed on May 15th, 2022.  John was born in NYC on Feb. 1, 1940 to John and Mary Stoss.  He was married to the love of his life, Jane.  They met at Bucknell University, in Lewisburg, PA. where he obtained a Civil Engineering degree.  

John proudly served as a First Lieutenant in the Army supporting the USA during the Cuban Missile Crisis. He later received an MBA from the University of Arizona. John became a successful CEO in the construction materials industry for over 48 years.

In 2014, John and Jane received the annual STARS Humanitarian Award for 40 years of dedicated service. STARS serves developmentally disabled adults in the greater Scottsdale area.

John had the pleasure of serving on the councils of La Casa de Cristo and New Journey Lutheran Church.

John was an avid golfer and fan of the Suns and the Cardinals. He loved music, skiing, traveling, family events and being involved with his grandkids. He felt blessed for a wonderful life. 

John is survived by Jane and their 3 children, John L. (Lisa) and grandkids Kevin and Samantha; daughter Philea (Phil); and son Douglas (Natalie) and grandkids Katherine, Peter and Griffin.

In lieu of flowers please donate to STARS at 7507 E. Osborn Rd. Scottsdale 85251.


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