IRONTON - John Jewell Caddy, age 88, of Ironton, died Nov. 14, 2008, at the Cuyuna Regional Medical Center in Crosby. He was born on June 19, 1920, in Ironton to Ernest and Myrtle (Frier) Caddy. He married Irene Hoggarth on Sept. 5, 1942, in Brainerd. He was a WWII Army veteran and a member of Royal Neighbors. He was a retired M.A. Hanna Mining employee with 30 years of service.
He is survived by his son, Monte (DeAnn) Caddy, of Ironton; five grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren. He is preceded in death by his parents; wife, Irene; one daughter, Joan Houle; one grandson, Shawn Houle; two brothers, William and Lawrence Caddy; and one sister, Betty Bailey.
No services are being held. Arrangements are with the Koop Funeral Home in Crosby.
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