John C. Staley, 75, of McConnelsville, died on Saturday (Oct. 20, 2012) at 4:45 a.m. at his home surrounded by his family.
He was born on Nov. 14, 1936, in Johnsville, Ohio, to the late Milton C. and Laura Ziegler Staley. He was the CEO of Citizens Bank Company and Muskingum Valley Bank Shares in Beverly, Ohio. He served his country in the U.S. Air Force and was of the Church of Christ faith.
He is survived by his wife, Esperanza "Hope" Delgado Staley of the home; a daughter, Theresa Staley Vaughn of McConnelsville; brother, Jerry C. Staley of Utica; sister, Mary (Mark) Darling of New Albany; grandchildren, Devan and Peyton Vaughn; brother-in-law, Joseph (Rita) Delgado of Sacramento, Cal.; sister-in-law, Socorro (Felix) Luna of Chandler, Ariz.; and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents; brother, Kenneth Staley; and a nephew.
There will be a private family service at the Meigsville Cemetery and a memorial service will be held at a later date and time. Matheney Funeral Home in McConnelsville is handling the arrangements.
In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the American Cancer Society. To send a note of condolence to the family go to www.matheneyfh.com.