John W. Overturf, Jr., 59, of Emporium, PA died at his residence on Saturday (November 23, 2019) morning surrounded by his loving family. He was born June 21, 1960 in Ridgway, PA a son of Sheila Bedford Bullers, Ridgway and the late John W. Overturf, Sr. On May 21, 1988 in St. Mark Catholic Church he married Robin Berry, who survives.
John was an avid motorcyclist who enjoyed riding and the time spent with the brotherhood of the Nam Knights. In addition to the Nam Knights he was a member of A.B.A.T.E. and the Loyal Order of the Moose. In addition to his wife and mother he is survived by his step-mother Patricia Overturf, Grant; one son, Levi A. Overturf, St. Marys; one brother, Ken Overturf, St. Marys; four sisters, Toni Bullers, North Carolina; Lucinda Overturf Beal, Latrobe; Jackie (Jamie) Stahlman, Punxsutawney; Theresa (Rick) Beck, Ohio and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his father, John W. Overturf, Sr., step father, Richard Bullers, Sr. and a brother, Richard Bullers, Jr. The family will receive friends at the Barnett Funeral Home, 207 E. 4th St., Emporium on Tuesday (November 26, 2019) from 1-3 PM followed by a memorial service at 3:00 PM with Mrs. Ginger Gardner, John’s cousin, officiating. Military services will follow the funeral and will be provided by the Cameron County Memorial Detail.
In lieu of flowers memorial Contributions may be made to The Nam Knights, c/o Mr. Hollis Langley, 3107 Rich Valley Road, Emporium, PA 15834
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