Jon Edward Threlkeld, 80, died Tuesday, Nov. 26. Mr. Threlkeld was born in New York City, New York, to the late James Sager and Bernadine Benfer Trelkeld Purkaple. He was united in marriage to Kathleen McCarthy who survives.
He was a member of St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Savannah.
In addition to his wife, he is survived by two sons, Jon and Larry Threlkeld of Big Pine Key, Fla.; three daughters Cindy Valiente of Morris Chapel, Deborah Jordan of Silon Springs, Ark. and Laura Bell of Morris Chapel; 10 grandchildren and 12 greatgrandchildren.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one brother, James Threlkeld and one sister, Bernadine Tucl.
A service will be held in Big Pine Key, Fla.