Cover photo for John Chandler's Obituary
John Chandler Profile Photo
1938 John 2020

John Chandler

August 24, 1938 — September 10, 2020

John Preston Chandler, 82, of Owensboro, went to be with the Lord on September 10, 2020. John was born in Muhlenberg County on August 24, 1938, to the late Alvin and Flossie Rickard Chandler. John was an x-ray technician and retired after working for the International Union of Operators and Engineers.
John loved spending time with his family, telling stories, and watching UK Basketball.

In addition to his parents, John was preceded in death by his wife, Opal Chandler; son, Adrian Chandler, and sister Darlene White.

Survivors include his daughter, Dana Cundiff (Steve), sons; Tracy Hamilton (Tina) and Derrick Chandler; sister, Gloria Yeiser (Stan); niece, Shelia Burley; 9 grand-children and a whole host of loving great-grandchildren, nieces, and nephews.

The funeral service for Mr. Chandler will be at Glenn Funeral Home, with limited attendance. Visitation will be 10 until 11:30 Tuesday at the funeral home. Burial will take place at Rosehill cemetery.

The number of those attending the visitation and funeral service shall be within current health and safety directives. Family and friends shall wear appropriate personal protective masks and when attending the visitation shall enter the doors under the canopy on the Triplett Street side of the building.

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of contributions to Friends of Sinners.

To order memorial trees in memory of John Chandler, please visit our tree store.

Service Schedule

Past Services

Funeral Service

Tuesday, September 15, 2020

Starts at 12:00pm (Eastern time)

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.


Visits: 1

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree