ST. LOUIS — John Joseph Grealish, a member of St. Louis Parish, St. Louis, died June 9. He was 87.
Mr. Grealish was born March 15, 1927 in Galway, Ireland. He immigrated to Tacoma, Wash., in 1950 where he met and married, Mary Vreeland. After her death in 1993 he then met and married, Wanna Fleener. In 1991 John retired from Carpenter's local 1065. He was also preceded in death by his son Sean Grealish and stepson Ed Fleener.
He is survived by his wife, Wanna Grealish; son Pat Grealish, Keizer; step-son, Ron Fleener, Mount Angel; daughters Eileen Baker, Silverton; and Ann Brockamp, Mulino, 14 grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren.
A funeral Mass was held at St. Louis Church in St. Louis.