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John J DeVary

1962 - 2021



John J. DeVary, 58, of Jamestown, ND, passed away Friday afternoon, May 28, 2021 at Sanford Health, Fargo, ND.

John Jesse DeVary was born December 22, 1962, in Minnesota, the son of Paul and Joanne (Loomer) DeVary.  He grew up in Battle Lake, MN and graduated from Sheldon High School.  John attended Valley City State University, where he met Deb in 1981.  They were united in marriage in 2014 in Jamestown where he was a Safety Officer at the North Dakota State Hospital for 25 years.  John enjoyed fishing and listening to rock n’ roll music.

John is survived by his wife, Deb DeVary, Jamestown; son, Andrew DeVary, Minneapolis, MN; and two daughters, Trista DeVary and Kayla DeVary, both of Jamestown; nieces and nephews, sister-in-law, Melanie DeVary; and other beloved family members.

He was preceded in death by his parents; brother, Jim DeVary; and sister, Sandy Sandahl.

No formal services are planned at this time.

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Dustin April Alex DeVary

May 31, 2021 8:07 PM

We will dearly miss John
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Robin Iszler

June 4, 2021 10:29 AM

Sorry to hear about John. I worked with him over the past year during the Pandemic. Prayers for the family during this time.

Deborah Devary, Lexington, KY

June 1, 2021 12:09 AM

I offer up prayers for the family in this time of sorrow. We never met except on Facebook, but we are distant cousins, which fascinated us. I am sorry we never had the opportunity to meet in person.

Connie Haase

May 31, 2021 6:00 PM

John will remain in our hearts forever
Connie Haase

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Teresa Housh

May 31, 2021 3:12 PM

Deb, I'm so sorry for your loss!  Your in my thoughts and prayers

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