John Acton, age 89, of Ooltewah died Tuesday May 3, 2011. He was born October 15, 1921 in Andrew, Alberta Canada the son of the late Andrew and Mary (Zubinsky) Achtymichuk. Mr. Acton was a World War II veteran of the Royal Canadian Air Force serving in Great Britain serving with the American Forces. He was a great Dad as well as a Dodger Fan.
Survivors include his wife of 58 years Ann Acton; three children Mark J. (Carmen) Acton, Michael (Mary Beth) Acton and Doug (Joanne) Acton; sisters Mary Begley and Ollie Sullivan; brothers Jim Acton and Gene Achtymichuk; grandchildren Laura Acton and Shane Acton.
Graveside services will be held Saturday May 7 at 1:00 pm in the Hamilton Memorial Gardens.
Arrangements under the direction of Chattanooga Funeral Home, Crematory & Florist-Valley View Chapel, Chattanooga, TN.