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John A. Applin

April 9, 1969 — February 19, 2018

TEMPLETON - John A. Applin, 48, of Templeton, died unexpectedly on Monday, February 19, 2018.

He was born in Boston, MA on April 9, 1969 and grew up in Milton, MA.  John was a graduate of Milton High School.

John leaves behind his parents, Marilyn Rudzinski and Dave Applin;  his wife of 29 years, Laurie A. (Christian) Applin; his sons, Luke, Mark and Matthew Applin; three grandchildren, Carter, Cameron and Harley; his brothers, Chuckie, David and Danny and many other family members and friends.

John  worked as a network administrator for Ranor, Inc. for the last ten years.  John loved to inspire and invest in the youth.  He loved being a wrestling coach at Monty Tech.  Many children were blessed by John from Bethany Bible Chapel and Haiti through his love, compassion and magic tricks.

Calling hours in Stone-Ladeau Funeral Home, 343 Central Street, Winchendon are Friday, February 23, 2018 from 5 to 7 P.M.

A memorial service will be held Saturday, February 24, 2018 at 11 A.M. in Bethany Bible Chapel, 727 Spring Street, Winchendon.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Bethany Bible Chapel Haiti Fund, 727 Spring Street, Winchendon, MA 01475.

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Service Schedule

Past Services


Friday, February 23, 2018

5:00 - 7:00 pm (Eastern time)

Stone-Ladeau Funeral Home

343 Central St, Winchendon, MA 01475

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Memorial Service

Saturday, February 24, 2018

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