John Byron Ramerman, Jr. passed away suddenly at St. Joseph’s Hospital on March 19, 2017. He was 70.
He was born in Bellingham, WA to John and Clara (Venhuizen) Ramerman on October 26, 1946. John was a life-long resident of Lynden, WA and graduated from Lynden High School in 1964. He attended Skagit Valley College and took over his father’s business in 1971 as a Certified Seed Potato Farmer.
On October 23, 1971, in Lynden John married his sweetheart, Jackie Graham and together they raised their three boys on their family farm.
He was preceded in death by his parents and is survived by his wife, Jackie; three sons, JB (Mindie) and their children Hunter & Lane, Jeff (Alisha) and their children Emma, Callie & Addie, Jerry (Hattie) and their children Amos & Arlie; his siblings, Edna Helen (John) Eisses, Gale (Dorothy) Ramerman and Eileen (Don) Robbins, and numerous other relatives.
A celebration of life will be held Saturday, April 22, 2017, 2:00 – 4:00 PM at North County Christ the King Connection Corner, 1816 18th St., Lynden, WA 98264. Donations may be made to your favorite charity.