John M. Haddy, 54, of Cedar Rapids, died of cancer Saturday, July 27, 2013, at Dennis and Donna Oldorf Hospice House of Mercy, Hiawatha. Services were held July 30 and 31 at Cedar Memorial Park Chapel of Memories. Father Fred Shaheen officiated. Burial was in St. George Cemetery.
John was born April 30, 1959, in Cedar Rapids. He graduated from Washington High School and later received his undergraduate and master’s degrees from University of Northern Iowa. He taught at Kirkwood Community College for more than 20 years.
Survivors include his mother Syriano of Cedar Rapids; brother, George (Susan) Karam of Ely; two aunts, Helen Brammer and Rachel David, both of Cedar Rapids; two nephews, Christian (Stacy) Karam and family of Fairfax, and Matthew (Chenelle) Karam and family of North Liberty; and many loving and supportive cousins.
John’s memory will be cherished by all who knew and loved him. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be given to St. George Orthodox Church.
Please leave a message or tribute to John’s family on the web page, www.cedarmemorial.com under obituaries.