It is with profound sadness that the family of John Stempert announces his passing. John passed away unexpectedly in his home on March 21, 2021 at the age of 42.
John will be lovingly remembered by his mother, Elena Miller, sister, Lisa Boynes, aunts and uncles, Louise (Frank) Ponsillo, David (Linda) Barror, Cindy (Wayne) Vaporis, Frances Stempert-Worroll, several cherished cousins, nieces, nephews, and his fiancée Marissa Ciambriello.
He was predeceased by his father, John Stempert, uncle Steven Stempert, grandparents Kermit & Anne Barror, Warren & Leona Hapgood, and his favorite sidekick, his dog Missy.
John was a beloved member of the community in Fairfield and Bridgeport, and had many lifelong friends. He graduated from Fairfield High School and attended Bullard Havens where he pursued his dream of becoming a barber. He was the proud owner of a successful local business, Upper Wood Barbershop. He was passionate about his work, and maintained a huge following of clients.
He will be forever remembered.
A visitation and prayer service will be held at Larson Funeral Home for family and close friends on Saturday, March 27, 2021. From 1 to 4 pm.
Masks and social distancing will be required.
To send flowers to John's family, please visit our floral store.