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John Henry Monagin

August 3, 1966 ~ May 21, 2021 (age 54)

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John Henry Monagin, Age 54, of Tecumseh, passed away May 21, 2021. He was born August 3, 1966 in Saline, the son of Dale and Marge (Papp) Monagin. On August 3, 2019, he married Debora J. Moore in Tecumseh, and she survives. John was a graduate of Britton-Macon High School, Class of 1984.  For over 20 years, he contributed to the family business, Dundee Products Company, as the production manager.  John was an avid collector of John Deere tractors and memorabilia. He was also a life long fan of University of Michigan football. John is survived by his wife Debora, adoring fur buddy, Browndog, 2 sisters, Lori and Jeni Monagin of Tecumseh, mother, Marge Monagin of Tecumseh, niece, Taylor Benedict of Germany, nephew, Max Benedict of Tecumseh, favorite aunt, Janet Miller of Saline, cousins, Dan (Kristin) Miller of Saline and Darren (Tammy) Miller of Ann Arbor. He was preceded in death by his father and best friend, Dale Monagin in 1998, uncle, Larry Miller, grandparents, and close family friend, Kermit Pickell. Graveside services for John will be held 11:00 a.m. Thursday, May 27, 2021 at Macon Cemetery, Macon Township, and officiated by Larry Jacobsen.  Visitation will be held on Wednesday, May 26, 2021, from 1-3 p.m. and 4-6 p.m. at J. Gilbert Purse Funeral Home, Tecumseh. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Lenawee Humane Society. 

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Services

Visitation
Wednesday
May 26, 2021

1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
J. Gilbert Purse Funeral Home
210 W. Pottawatamie St
Tecumseh, MI 49286

Visitation
Wednesday
May 26, 2021

4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
J. Gilbert Purse Funeral Home
210 W. Pottawatamie St
Tecumseh, MI 49286

Graveside Service
Thursday
May 27, 2021

11:00 AM
Macon Cemetery, Macon

Donations

Lenawee Humane Society
705 West Beecher Street, Adrian MI 49221
Tel: 1-517-263-3463
Web: http://www.lenhumanesoc.org

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