John Foster Fennig

MARQUETTE, MI – John Foster Fennig, born Jan. 31, 1943 in Marquette, MI, died peacefully on June 28, 2018 in Indiana. He was the son of Dr. Foster and Ruby Fennig of Marquette.

John served two years with the U.S. Army in Vietnam, after which he passed the bar in Illinois, and worked for many years as a lawyer in the Chicago area. He was known and loved for his witty sense of humor, his artistic creativity with wood, drawing, metal work, musical talents, and his inquiring mind.

He is survived by a sister Lois Piade (Joe), a niece Lynne, and a nephew Jeffrey.

John will be sorely missed by his family and many life long friends.

Donations may be made to the Chocolay Raptor Center in Marquette, MI, or to any charity of choice. May his memory remain for a blessing.