Obituaries

Obituaries

John William Springstube 1945 - 2006 Peel, Ark.

John William Springstube, 60, Peel, died Wednesday, May 31, 2006, in Peel, of complications from cancer.He was born Sept. 10, 1945, in Kansas City, Mo., the son of Louis Frost Springstube and Donna Pauline Hoffman. He attended Northeast High School in Kansas City, Mo., and completed his sheet metal journeyman apprenticeship. He was a longtime resident of Lawrence.Mr. Springstube was a journeyman and member of Sheet Metal Workers International Assn., Local Union No. 2, for 34 years. He also was a lifetime member of ABATE of Kansas motorcycle organization.He married Barbara A. Morgan on June 20, 1999, in Eureka Springs, Ark. She survives, of the home.Other survivors include his father, Louis F. Springstube and stepmother, Lillian; a son, John Jr.; a daughter, Mellisa Springstube; two stepsons, John Mark Spooner and Jeramy Spooner; and five grandchildren.