On December 4, 2008, JOHN T.; devoted husband of Gwen (nee Bauer), and formerly of Sharon Trader; beloved dad of Paul R. Trader and his wife Colette, Jennifer C. Basara and her husband Matthew, John M., Michael N., Christopher R. and Caroline M. Trader; loving Pappy of Sara and Rebekah; dear brother of the late Carolyn Miller; loving cousin of Agnes Lafferty and her husband Dan. Also survived by countless nieces, nephews and friends, and two very special companions, Stripey and White Kitty. Relatives and friends are invited to call the SCHIMUNEK FUNERAL HOME, INC., 9705 Belair Road (Forge Road), on Monday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 P.M. A Funeral Mass and Interment will be celebrated at St. John's the Evangelist Catholic Church, Hydes, MD, on Tuesday at 10 A.M. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to either the National Pancreas Foundation, 364 Boylston St., 4th Floor, Boston, MA 02113 or the Defenders of Animal Rights, Inc., 14412 Old York Rd, Phoenix, MD 21131.
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