Rapid River, MI
John E. Mc Lenithan II, age 80, of Rapid River, passed away Thursday evening, December 5, 2013, at the Marquette General Hospital following a lengthy illness.
John was born June 6, 1933, in Grand Rapids, MI, the son of John and Ruth (Greene) Mc Lenithan. John was raised in Baldwin, MI and was a 1951 graduate of Baldwin High School. After graduation, John enlisted in the United States Air Force where he served four years active duty and two years reserve, during the Korean War. On October 12, 1957, during his freshman year at Western Michigan University, John was united in marriage to the former Catherine Korson at St. Wenceslaus Church in Gills Pier, MI. John eventually graduated from Western Michigan with his Bachelor