John William Akley Jr. of Lansing,
Passed away April 10, 2021 at the age of 43. John was born in Lansing on December 20, 1977, the son of John Akley Sr. and Harveline (Banks) Akley. He graduated from Everett High School and attended Lansing Community College where he earned his Associates Degree in Computer Science. John worked at Meijer for a number of years before retiring and his hobbies included playing the guitar, glass blowing and riding his motorcycle.
John is survived by his parents; sister, Patti Akley of Lansing; nephews, Justin, Ryan and Jacob Akley. He was preceded in death by his sister, Mary Ann Jones; niece, Isabella “Bella” Maryann (O.B.).
Visitation will be held Friday April 16, 2021 from 10 am-11 am at the Mills Funeral Home, Shelly-Odell Chapel in Eaton Rapids. Immediately following visitation, a private family funeral service will take place beginning at 11:00 am. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the donor’s choice of charity. For those desiring, online condolences may to made on the funeral home website by visiting, www.millsfuneral.com.
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