John M. Arredondo, 57, of Augusta, passed away Friday, July 24, 2009.

Viewing 1-8 p.m. Tuesday with family to greet friends from 6-8 p.m.;  service 10 a.m. Wednesday, July 29, 2009, all at Headley Funeral Chapel, Augusta. Burial will follow at Elmwood Cemetery, Augusta.

John was born in El Dorado on Nov. 8, 1951; the son of Jose "Joe" and Mary (Valdez) Arredondo. He had worked as a store manager at Gressel Oil Field Services and had also worked at Mobil and Hizey's. John was an avid bowler who enjoyed fishing and spending time with his family. On April 17, 1970 he married his high school sweetheart, Jan (Hixon) in Augusta and she survives.

He is also survived by: sons, Chris Arredondo; and Ryan Arredondo and wife Cassie; mother, Mary Arredondo; sister, Dolores Burrows and husband David, all of Augusta; brother, Joe Arredondo and wife Patty of Wichita; grandchildren, Jordan, Gage, Dakota, Breanna, Isabella and Trenton.

He was preceded in death by his father, Joe.

Memorials to the American Diabetes Association or the American Heart Association.

Arrangements by Headley Funeral Chapel, Augusta.