John Henry Onken
August 10, 1921 ~ March 20, 2000
Resided in: Asheville, NC
Mr. Onken was born in New York and, a son of the late John Henry and Isabelle Klee Onken, and was married to the late Mary Theresa Onken. He was a retired furniture salesman and was a member of the Basilica of St. Lawrence and the Knights of Columbus.
He is survived by a daughter, Ellen Zegharr of Buffalo, NY; a sister, Ruth Bournazzian of Cape Cod, MA; and a brother, Richard Onken of Albany, NY.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated by the Rev. Christopher Davis at 12:10 pm Thursday at the Basilica of St. Lawrence. Burial will be at Forest Lawn Memorial Park.
Groce Funeral Home on Patton Avenue is in charge of the arrangements.