John Michael Stone, 50, Nevada, died Saturday, March 19, 2005, at the Nevada Regional Medical Center, Nevada, following a lengthy illness. He was born Dec. 15, 1954, in Russell, Kan., to John Junior Stone and Jackie Lou Reed Stone.
Mr. Stone was born in Kansas, but spent virtually his entire life in Nevada. He was a salvage yard operator.
Survivors include four brothers, Scott Stone, Dennis Stone and Shannon Stone, all of Nevada, Jack Raymond Stone, Wichita, Kan.; one sister, Susan Miller, Nevada; friends, Annie Derry, and children, Nevada; numerous nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents and one brother, Kelly Stone.
Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m., Wednesday, March 23, at Ferry Funeral Home, Nevada, with Pastor David Rorabaugh officiating. Interment will follow at Moore Cemetery in Nevada.
Friends may call from now and until the hour of service at Ferry Funeral Home, Nevada. The family will receive friends at the funeral home Tuesday evening between 6 and 7 p.m.
The family suggests that memorials be made to the American Heart Association or the American Diabetes Association in care of the funeral home.