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John Raymond Oakes

April 8, 1932 - November 25, 2017

85, passed away Saturday, November 25, 2017 in Norfolk, VA.  John was born April 8, 1932 to the late Kenneth and Mildred Oakes.  After graduating high school, John joined the United States Navy where he served faithfully for over 30 years.
In addition to his parents, John was predeceased by his brothers Gene and Garlan.  Left to cherish his memory are his sister, Mildred; sister-in-law, Barbara and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.  John also left behind one special friend, Russ.
A celebration of life will be held for John on Monday, December 4, 2017 at 12:00 pm at Altmeyer Funeral Home, 5792 Greenwich Rd. in Virginia Beach.  Family will receive friends one hour prior to service time.  Rendering of Military Honors will be performed at Albert G. Horton Veterans Cemetery in Suffolk, Virginia after the celebration of life at 2:00 pm.  Condolences may be left for the family at www.altmeyerfh.com.

Service Information

Visitation Information

Date: Monday, December 4, 2017

Time: 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Location:

Altmeyer Funeral Home - Southside Chapel

5792 Greenwich Road
Virginia Beach, VA 23462


Service Information

Date: Monday, December 4, 2017

Time: 12:00 pm

Location:

Altmeyer Funeral Home - Southside Chapel

5792 Greenwich Road
Virginia Beach, VA 23462

Celebration of Life


Cemetery Information

Date: Monday, December 4, 2017

Time: 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm

Location:

Albert G. Horton Memorial Veteran Cemetery

5310 Milners Rd.
Suffolk, VA 23434

Rendering of Military Honors and Committal


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