John J Archer |

John J Archer

John Archer passed away on May 24, 2013, in Grass Valley, Calif. He was 82.

Vigil and Rosary are at 7 p.m., Thursday, June 6. A Mass of Christian Burial will be at 11 a.m., June 7, at St. Patrick’s Church, with a reception in the Parish Hall following the mass.

Since moving to Grass Valley in 1996, John was an active member of St. Patrick’s Catholic Church in Grass Valley. He was also active in the Knights of Columbus and volunteered at Hospitality House and Interfaith Food Ministries.

He is survived by his wife of 57 years, Helen; five children and 11 grandchildren.

The family requests that in lieu of flowers, donations be made to Hospitality House, P.O. Box 3223, Grass Valley, CA 95945

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