John David Cruzan, age 54, of Joplin, Mo., passed away early Tuesday, May 15, 2018, at his parent's home following an illness.
John was born on April 9, 1964, in Joplin, the son of David and Carol (Pfifer) Cruzan. He has been a lifetime area resident.
John worked for Prudential Insurance, then for The Joplin Globe for many years before illness forced him to retire. He enjoyed playing guitar and riding motorcycles.
He is survived by his parents; three sons, Matt Cruzan, Kyle Cruzan and Nathan Cruzan, all of Joplin; a sister, Janet Showers, of Joplin; a niece and nephew. John was preceded in death by a sister, Linda Cruzan.
Services have been scheduled for 2 p.m. Friday, May 18, at the Mason-Woodard Chapel. Burial will follow at Ozark Memorial Park Cemetery.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Mason-Woodard Mortuary & Crematory.
Published on May 16, 2018