John "Jack" Flemming, Jr.

Obituary for John "Jack" Flemming, Jr.

July 7, 1956 - July 20, 2022
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania | Age 66


Northeast Philadelphia's own local legend, John "Jack" Flemming, Jr or "Fat Jack" as he was known by friends, passed away suddenly at his home on July 20, 2022, just 13 days after his 66th birthday. He was born July 7, 1956 to the late John, Sr. and the late Louise Flemming (nee – Albertson) in Camden, New Jersey. Jack was the beloved father of John, III, Nicole, and Paige; grandfather of J.T., Lily, and Asher; brother of Debbie and her late husband Joe, and Rob his wife Nancy; beloved friend of Lauri; he is also survived by a loving extended family including his adored nieces and nephews and many great nieces and nephews; and predeceased by his adored cat, Tigger, and parrot, Sweetheart.

Jack was raised and educated in Philadelphia, graduating in the first class of St. Anselm's Catholic School. He pursued higher education, obtained an Associate's Degree, and was employed as a Registered Respiratory therapist. In his free time, he was a man of many interests including his time as an aspiring optometrist, collecting coins, and rooting for the Philadelphia Phillies. He will be sorely missed by all of the people in his life.

Family and friends are invited to Jack's Life Celebration on Thursday, July 28, 2022 from 10:00 A.M. and Funeral Service beginning at 12:00 P.M. at the John F. Givnish Funeral Home, located at 10975 Academy Road, Philadelphia, PA 19154. Interment will follow at Resurrection Cemetery.

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