John Weinrich

SFC John Stafford Weinrich, 69, Ozark, died June 20, 2018, at his home.

He was born Aug. 21, 1948, to the August John Ernst and Irma Beverly Siebel Weinrich, in Owensville.

SFC Weinrich was raised in Rosebud. He was retired from the U.S. Army 23rd Infantry Division with two tours in Vietnam. His hobbies included woodworking and leather crafting.

He was preceded in death by parents, August and  Irma. 

He is survived by son, Christopher Weinrich and wife Teresa of the state of Alabama; daughter, Samantha Pickett and husband Clinton of Enterprise, Ala.; siblings, Beverly Gunn of Fort Wayne, Ind., Vivian Rogers and husband Keith of Rosebud, Marti Schach and husband Roland of Leewood, Kan., George Weinrich of Rosebud and Steve Weinrich and wife Charla of Robertsville; grandchildren, Austin, Kristal, Brooke and Jacob Weinrich, Megan McConvery and husband Tanner, Bayleigh and Kaylee Pickett; great-grandson, Hudson Culp; great-granddaughter, Natalie McConvery; and several nieces and nephews.

A memorial service was held Saturday, June 30, at Ridgecrest Baptist Church, Ozark, Ala. with Rev. Scott Thompson officiating.Full military honors followed. Memorial contributions suggested to Ridgecrest Baptist Church, Bayleigh Pickett Mission to Canada Fund.

Arrangements entrusted to Holman Funeral Home and Cremations, Ozark, Ala.