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John Robert Vehmeyer

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“sorry to hear about the loss of your husband/father ”
1 of 15 | Posted by: Aunt Barb and Lucas

“May you forever rest in peace,John ”
2 of 15 | Posted by: Guy Dolloff - Kingston, RI

“Dear Pam, John and Kyle,I'm so very sorry to learn of Bob's illness and passing. I will always remember his sense of humor and dry wit. He wasn't too...Read More »
3 of 15 | Posted by: Cynthia NIghtingale Greenwood - IL

“OH MY, I just saw the photo's. Thank you so much for posting them. Seeing Uncle Linc and Aunt Marge with the family brought a wonderful warm feeling...Read More »
4 of 15 | Posted by: Jill Gunning - Narragansett, RI

“Pam, John Jr., & Kyle,We are deeply sorry for your loss. Your husband and father was a great person. John was my work buddy for over 30 years and...Read More »
5 of 15 | Posted by: Ken Ziegler - Rockford, IL

“I was John's Uncle Rick. I was there in Gary when he was born. I knew him when he was called "Bob." I knew him when he was "Oscar." I knew him...Read More »
6 of 15 | Posted by: Richard Fabing - Milwaukee, WI

“I sat 2 doors down from John for 3 years during the Kraft/Mondelez years. We had so many laughs, and I learned so much about finance from him. We...Read More »
7 of 15 | Posted by: Mark Bergdolt - Coworker

“So very sorry to hear of Bob's passing. We enjoyed his visits when he came to RI to visit his dad. A beer and great conversation always took place....Read More »
8 of 15 | Posted by: Jill Gunning - Narragansett, RI

“This was heartbreaking news and I am sorry for your loss. John was a wonderful boss. I worked in finance with John for 10 years. He was dedicated...Read More »
9 of 15 | Posted by: Tanya Thompson - Rockford, IL

“So sorry to hear of Cousin John"s passing. My heart and prayers are with you all!! If there is anything I can do please let me know. Love and Hugs,...Read More »
10 of 15 | Posted by: Kathy Anne Wood - Capitol Heights, MD

“Years ago when in Human Resources I has the privilege of hiring John. John was a leader and a hard working dedicated professional never too busy to...Read More »
11 of 15 | Posted by: John Mau - Lakewood Ranch, FL

“I had the opportunity to work with John for over 20 years at Warner Lambert/Pfizer-Rockford. All I can say is if you needed help managing operational...Read More »
12 of 15 | Posted by: Daniel Dern - Whitewater, WI

“Truly sorry to hear of John's passing. Even though I was in engineering I work with John at Warner Lambert for many years. He frequently talk to me...Read More »
13 of 15 | Posted by: Bill Hedges - Rotonda West, FL

“John,Thank you for your friendship all these years. When I first started at Warner lambert you took me under your wing and helped me as i began my...Read More »
14 of 15 | Posted by: Joseph Coppotelli - Rockford, IL

“Pam, John and Kyle-John had a very positive and lasting impact on all those he worked with. John was a very giving and caring leader who tirelessly...Read More »
15 of 15 | Posted by: Mark Morgan - Indianapolis, IN


John Robert Vehmeyer, 62, of Mount Pleasant, South Carolina, husband of Pamela Jean Colson Vehmeyer died Tuesday, March 14, 2017 surrounded by his family. His Funeral Service will be held Monday, March 20, 2017 in J. HENRY STUHR, INC., MOUNT PLEASANT CHAPEL, 1494 Mathis Ferry Road at 11:00 am. Interment will follow in Mount Pleasant Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends Sunday, March 19, 2017 in the Mount Pleasant Chapel from 4:00 until 6:00 pm.

John was born August 8, 1954 in Gary, Indiana, son of the late Henry Lincoln Vehmeyer, Jr. and the late Nancy Lee Fabing Vehmeyer. He retired after 35 years, as Director of Finance with Mondelez International. John enjoyed drives in his Corvette with the top down on a sunny day, walks along Shem Creek, watching his beloved Chicago Bears and most of all spending time with his children and his family.

He is survived by his wife of 39 years, Pamela Vehmeyer of Mount Pleasant; two sons, John Robert Vehmeyer, Jr. (Elizabeth) of Alexandria, VA, and Kyle Andrew Vehmeyer (Nicolette) of Alexandria, VA; brother, H. Lincoln Vehmeyer, III of Jacksonville, FL; two sisters, Carol Lee Vehmeyer of Westerville, OH and Jacquelyn Sue Vehmeyer of Narragansett, RI.

Memorials may be made to Hollings Cancer Center, Office of Development, 86 Jonathan Lucas Street, MSC 955, Charleston, SC 29425.