John Peter Morgan |

John Peter Morgan

John Peter Morgan passed away with his family at his side at 5:30 p.m. September 24, 2008. John was born in Oakland, Calif., October 17, 1924. He proudly served in the U.S. Navy during WWII and U.S. Air Force during the Korean War. He lived in the San Francisco Bay Area until 1975, then moved to South Lake Tahoe. John was a machinist/tool and die maker early in his career then as a general contractor in the South Lake Tahoe area until his retirement.

John was preceded in death by his loving wife of 49 years, Esta B. Sarantopulos. He is survived by his four children, seven grandchildren, and two great-grandsons.

A Memorial Mass/Service will be held at 11 a.m., October 18, 2008, at St. Theresa Catholic Church, 1041 Lyons Ave, South Lake Tahoe, Calif.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to the American Heart Association, American Cancer Association, or the charity of your choice.