John Thomas Mayer - Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Homes & Crematory

John Thomas Mayer

November 21, 1940 - December 8, 2023

John Thomas Mayer, age 83, of Bear, DE, passed away on Friday, December 8, 2023.

Born in St. Paul, MN on November 21, 1940, he was a son of the late John A. and Betty (Navadonsky) Mayer. John had a BS in physics from The College of St. Thomas, a master’s degree in physics from Case Institute of Technology, and a master’s degree in engineering from George Washington University. He was retired from the field of nuclear physics.

John loved sailing and going on cruises and was interested in astronomy.

In addition to his parents, John was preceded in death by his two brothers, Greg and Mike Mayer. He is survived by his three children, Susan Navarro, Kathy Clements, and John E. Mayer.

A memorial service will begin at 1:30 pm on Saturday, January 20, 2024, at St. Matthew Catholic Church, 8200 Robert E. Lee Drive, Spotsylvania Courthouse, VA. A second service will take place at a later date for anyone who is unable to attend.


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