June 20, 1952 - July 23, 2017


Memorial services will be 2:00 p.m. Sunday, July 30, 2017 at George and Karen Deppa’s home in Esko, MN for John V. Deppa, age 65, who passed away Sunday at St. Benedict’s Center. Burial will take place at a later date.

John V. Deppa was born in St. Cloud to James and Joan (Walbridge) Deppa. He graduated from St. Cloud Tech High School and lived in the St. Cloud area for all of his life. John was never seen without a cup of coffee and a cigar in hand. He loved to listen to all kinds of music, but the Beatles were his favorite. John loved to spend time in the company of his family and friends. He is described as a lovable, kind, and sweet man who touched the lives of so many. He will be dearly missed.

John is survived by his mother, Joan Deppa; siblings, George (Karen) Deppa of Esko, MN, Brian Deppa of St. Cloud, MN, Timothy Deppa of St. Cloud, MN; and brother-in-law, Terry Nissen of St. Cloud, MN. He was preceded in death by his father, James and sister Pamela Nissen.