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“So sorry I am to hear of his passing. He was a gentle soul. God Bless, Amy ”
1 of 32 | Posted by: Amy Metcalf - New Port Richey, FL

“Dear family of John, Just wanted to say how sorry I was to discover that John had passed away. I was searching for your address to invite you and...Read More »
2 of 32 | Posted by: sue mcjames - park city, UT

“So very sorry to hear about the passing of John. He was always so nice. Prayers are with the family. God bless. ”
3 of 32 | Posted by: Sue Ferrio - North Tonawanda, NY

“I knew John at Sweet Home High School. I remember him as bright, kind, and funny. Knowing and relating to John was simply a pleasure. My thoughts...Read More »
4 of 32 | Posted by: Bonnie Robertson Henderson - NY

“I remember John as smart, fun, funny and free-spirited. Our condolences to the family. Tony Bevilacqua ”
5 of 32 | Posted by: Tony Bevilacqua - Webster Groves, MO

“Heartbroken to hear of the passing of my childhood buddy. ”
6 of 32 | Posted by: Larry Pliss - MA

“I am so very sorry to hear of John's passing. John was like a brother to me growing up. I have wonderful memfhories of picnics, family vacations,...Read More »
7 of 32 | Posted by: Nan Vroman - Buffalo, NY

“Dear Annie, My prayers are with you and your family at this very hard time, I remember good times spent with both of you 20 or something years ago...Read More »
8 of 32 | Posted by: Cindy Fitzer Chupp - Pooler, Ga, GA

“Ann, I was so sorry to hear about John. I know you have many happy memories and that will keep him alive in your heart. My prayers are with you and...Read More »
9 of 32 | Posted by: Mary Brantley Wise - Savannah, GA

“Dear Ann, I was so shocked when Jim Cifrino told me that John was so ill! I had just seen John at Forest City a couple of months ago and we had a...Read More »
10 of 32 | Posted by: Sara Gump - SC

“I have nothing but fond memories of our times together at Sweet Home. My deepest condolences. ”
11 of 32 | Posted by: Steve Ross - Silver Spring, MD

“Ann, our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. May The Lord continue to Bless you and give you comfort. ”
12 of 32 | Posted by: Sam & Melissa Peters - Savannah, GA

“I am so sorry to hear about John's passing. I remember him from Sweet Home and how incredibly intelligent he was. He was so much fun to be around. My...Read More »
13 of 32 | Posted by: April Kerker-Wells - Garland, TX

“I am so sorry to hear about John's passing. I remember him from Sweet Home and how incredibly intelligent he was. He was so much fun to be around. My...Read More »
14 of 32 | Posted by: April Kerker-Wells - Garland, TX

“So Sorry to hear of John's passing. I have searched for John for years on the net. But could never find him. John and I were in scouts together. He...Read More »
15 of 32 | Posted by: Dana Prieto - Tulsa , OK - Friend

“My condolence to all his family . He was a classmate. He was a nice person I am so very sorry ”
16 of 32 | Posted by: Christine Bentham - Presque Isle , ME

“i enjoyed John's light hearted attitude,and friendly smile. he will be surely missed by those who knew him. to Ann,my prayers go out to you and your...Read More »
17 of 32 | Posted by: linda cormier - Savannah, GA

“I was deeply saddened to learn of John's passing. He was a very good friend in high school, and I was happy to have reconnected with him a year and...Read More »
18 of 32 | Posted by: Dawn Steiger - Alden, NY

“Ann, our condolences to you and the rest of John's family. We never got to meet him and wish we could have. May God comfort you and help you thru...Read More »
19 of 32 | Posted by: Sandy Bastar - Waupaca, WI

“Annie, Cheryl and I have you in our thoughts and prayers. In your sorrow know that John had many friends around the state who are thinking of you at...Read More »
20 of 32 | Posted by: Andy Avera - Augusta, GA

“Ann, Our hearts are heavy for you - John loved you so much. Always talked about how great you are. What a wonderful gift to be loved like that! John...Read More »
21 of 32 | Posted by: JT & Jana Tresher - Savannah, GA

“I was a classmate of John from elementary thru high school and I want to express my sympathy to all of John's family...John was SO intelligent!!!......Read More »
22 of 32 | Posted by: Chris Therrien - Williamsville , NY

“Deepest condolences to the family of a great guy. ”
23 of 32 | Posted by: John Jurns - Cleveland, OH

“Ann and family - There are many of us on Facebook this morning talking about the passing of our classmate, John. Many of us attended elementary...Read More »
24 of 32 | Posted by: Susan Scholterer Luff - Buffalo, NY

“John was a great friend in my Junior and senior year along with Bruce Allesi. Two of the nicest people I had the pleasure to know. John was sweet...Read More »
25 of 32 | Posted by: Kathie Hartmans - buffalo, NY

“Precious in the sight of The Lord is the death of His saints. Psalm 116:15 Annie, So very sorry to hear about Johnny's passing. So many memories...Read More »
26 of 32 | Posted by: Kathy Prescott McDonald - GA

“Ann, I am so very sorry to hear of John's passing. He was so welcoming to us, and always made us feel at home. I know his good friend was...Read More »
27 of 32 | Posted by: Wanda Whittington - Huntersville, NC

“Ann, Mom and I share your sorrow. We love you. You are in our thoughts and prayers. ”
28 of 32 | Posted by: Dorothy Zivkovich - Neenah, WI

“He kept at true good humour's mark The social flow of pleasure's tide: He never made a brow look dark, Nor caused a tear, but when he died. ~...Read More »
29 of 32 | Posted by: Chris & Lynda Morse

“Annie- So sorry to hear of Johnny's passing. He was always so sweet and fun to be around! He had the kindest words for me when my Dad died last year....Read More »
30 of 32 | Posted by: Amy Morehouse Greene - Savannah, GA

“So sorry to hear about John's death. Prayers to all those family and friends who will miss him. Sympathy and prayers from an old neighbor and...Read More »
31 of 32 | Posted by: Melissa Peters - Buffalo, NY

“Annie, I am so sorry to hear of Johnny's passing. I have such great memories of you both from growing up in Savannah. Praying for peace, and...Read More »
32 of 32 | Posted by: Tricia Mahany Steinman - Cumming, GA


John C. Pickhardt, age 56, died December 27th under the care of Hospice Savannah with his loving wife Ann and faithful companion Duncan by his side. John was born in Tonawanda, New York and lived in Savannah most of his life. He was in sales. He was a member of the Forest City Gun Club and The Landings Yacht Club. John volunteered at the Olympic Sailing Venue and with the Coastal Conservation Association. He loved to cook and grill and often volunteered his skills for various fund raising activities. Surviving are his wife, Ann Pickhardt of Savannah; step-daughter, RieRie Rubadue and husband Mike; children, Ross and Anna and step-son, Will Fricks and wife Karyn; daughter, Aria; brothers, Walter, Tom, and Paul Pickhardt; sister, Kathy Haver and mother, Elizabeth Pickhardt. He was predeceased by his father, Charles Pickhardt. The family will be receiving friends from 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m. on Sunday December 30th at Fox & Weeks Funeral Directors, Hodgson Chapel. The funeral service will follow at 1:00 p.m. in the Chapel of Fox & Weeks Funeral Directors with Father Jason Adams presiding. Interment will follow at Greenwich Cemetery. The family suggests any remembrances be made in his memory to Hospice Savannah, P.O. Box 13190, Savannah, GA 31416.

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