Obituary of John Thomas Fristad
John T. “JT” Fristad
July 16, 1948 – July 31, 2019
Born in Portland, Oregan. First of four siblings, to Melvin and Marie. John was raised on a farm in Woonsocket, South Dakota until joining the Navy at the age of 17. He served for 20 years including two tours with HAL3 in Vietnam.
John is survived by his wife Michele, 3 daughters Kelly, Jennifer and Kristen, 2 brothers Jerry and Jim and 1 sister Judy.
A Memorial service will be held at Jacksonville National Cemetery, Jacksonville, Florida on August 26, 2019 at 12:30 p.m. Following the memorial service there will be a Celebration of Life gathering at the Hyatt Place Jacksonville Airport Hotel at 2:30 p.m.To send flowers to the family of John Fristad, please visit Tribute Store