CLEARWATER, Fla. — John W. Brenneman, 86, of Clearwater, died Nov. 27, 2017. He was born May 16, 1931, to the late John and Essie (Washburn) Brenneman in Van Wert, Ohio.

John is survived by his wife, Carol Jo (Perry) Brenneman;

Son — Geoffrey Brenneman of Clearwater;

Brother — Kenneth P. (Lela) Brenneman of Van Wert;

Brother-in-law — Michael (Linda) Perry of Marion, Ohio.

He was preceded in death by his daughter, Teri Jo Brenneman Laytart.

A Celebration of Life will be held Friday, Dec. 1, 2017 at 2 p.m. in Curlew United Methodist Church. www.SyvanAbbey.com