John M. Timmons, age 61, a resident of Vashti Village, Aledo died Friday September 22 at home. Cremation has been accorded and there are no services. A memorial fund will be established. Fippinger Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements and online condolences can be made at
He was born September 10, 1956 in Raleigh, North Carolina. He attended the Viola and Sherrard schools.
After high school, he worked at Eagles in Milan, IL and was then employed by the city of Fort Dodge, Iowa as a professional painter.
John loved to watch football, western movies, fishing, traveling and the outdoors.
He is survived by three children, Michele Fredin of Des Moines, IA, Bristol Timmons of Ellsworth, ME and John Michael Timmons IL of Trenton, ME, 10 grandchildren, his mother, Eleanor Timmons of Rock Island, IL, siblings, Elaine Roete of LeClaire, IA, Robert Carney, Richard Carney and Susan Keller of Milan, IL, Becky Salmon of Aledo, IL, Michael Carney of Rock Island, IL, several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his father, Lewis Timmons.