He was born March 14, 1948 in Wyandotte, MI, son of Marie and James Early. He served in the Navy and is a veteran of the Vietnam War where he received a Purple Heart. He was a Mechanic and a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints.
John was preceded in death by his father and a brother, Robert Early. Survivors his mother Marie Early of Michigan, two sons, Justin Early and Ryan Early, both of St. Joseph and a daughter, Jessica Early of Anchorage, AK.
Mr. Early has been cremated under the direction of the Rupp Funeral Home. No Services are scheduled at this time.
Online condolence and obituary at www.ruppfuneral.com.