In Memory of




Obituary for John H. Jordan

John H. Jordan of Springville, NY, son of the late Howard E. and Mary Ann Jordan entered the eternal arms of God on November 3, 2023. He was born on November 30th, 1958, in Buffalo, NY. Brother to Sr. Michael Marie Jordan FSSJ, Joyce (Patrick) Baione, Gail (Keith) Marsh, David (late Anna) Jordan, Patricia (Ken) Schaefer, Susan (late Joseph) Webb, Nancy (Charles) Staves, and Kristine (Joseph) Edbauer.

He is survived by his loving children Zane J. Jordan (Amanda Tagliarino) and Kristin L. Jordan (Joe Naughton) as well as his grandchildren: Kameron C. Jordan, Sadie Naughton, Claire Naughton, Genevieve Naughton, and Preston Naughton, along with his many nieces and nephews.

John joined the United States Army in 1976 serving 1st Brigade, 3rd Battalion, in the 3rd platoon of Bravo Company where he served three years as a tank driver. Following his military service John drove semi and was a lighting technician for Circus Vegas, then worked on an Exon oil rig in Louisiana until he returned to Springville to raise his family. He graduated with an Associate of Applied Science in Business from Hilbert College in 1989. He retired from Lamb and Webster as a small engines’ mechanic. He found great joy in riding his motorcycle and serving the community as he continued the legacy of his father as a member of the Sons of the American Legion, Post 431 in Springville, NY. Donations can be made in John’s memory to the Howard E. Jordan Sons of the American Legion Memorial Scholarship 10261 Eddie’s Rd Springville NY 14141.

Friends may call on Monday, November 13, 2023 from 4-8PM at the Smith-Weismantel Funeral Home, 271 E. Main St. Springville, NY. A Memorial Mass will take place Tuesday, November 14, 2023 at 11AM at St. Aloysius Church in Springville with Father Daniel Fawls officiating. Final interment will be held in St. Aloysius Cemetery.