John B. Couch, Jr.

January 3rd, 2012

John B. Couch, Jr., age 48, of Pelham, NH, passed away peacefully at home after a long illness on January 2, 2012. John was born in Pittsburgh, PA, he was the cherished son of Vilma Park-Conrad of Pelham, NH, and the late John B. Couch, Sr. He was raised in Pittsburgh and later moved to Andover, MA, and was a graduate of Andover High School. John worked for Screen Print in Wilmington for many years and more recently at Macy’s. He was an avid Pittsburgh Steelers fan and enjoyed playing golf. In addition to his mother John is survived by his sisters Linda Hancock and her fiance  Allen Smith of Derry, NH, and Rhonda Palumbo of Pelham, NH, his brothers Ronald Park and his wife Jennifer of Dallas, TX, Robert Couch, and Peter Couch both of Pittsburgh, PA, and his step-father David Conrad of Pelham, NH. John was the loving uncle of Tara, Shana, Logan, Kahlen, Gabriella, and Olivia. John was also the step-son of the late Ronald Park. Family and friends will gather at the Nichols Funeral Home, Inc., 187 Middlesex Ave. (Rte. 62), Wilmington, for Visitation from 10:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. on Saturday, January 7th followed by a Funeral Service at1:00 p.m. Interment Wildwood Cemetery, Wilmington. Memorial donations in John’s name may be made to Merrimack Valley Hospice, 360 Merrimack St., Building 9, Lawrence, MA 01843.


19 Entries in Guest Book for “John B. Couch, Jr.”

  1. Elizabeth Eppelsheimer says:

    Rhonda and family,

    I am so sorry to hear about your brother. You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers.

    Liz K Eppelsheimer

  2. Ruth Park Fuss says:

    My condolences to the family. Now Johnny can have his freedom from the many physical challenges of the last nine years. He was such a friendly chap inspite of his many hardships. Rest in peace Johnny. Blessings to all…

  3. Rev. Anthony F. Kuzia, CM says:

    John shared in the Lord’s suffering. He now shares His glory! My God comfort you at this time of loss.


    Father Anthony
    St. Patrick’s Parish
    Pelham, NH

  4. Patti Park-Marshall says:

    My condolences to Aunty Vilma & family. I remember Johnny to always be friendly and smiling, how he loved I Love Lucy too! May Johnny have everlasting pease in the Lord’s presence. Thoughts and prayers to all.

  5. Grant & Diane Hird says:

    Dave & Vilma,
    We were sorry to hear of Vilma’s son’s passing. Our sympathy to you both.

    Grant & Diane

  6. Pat & Ron Morrow says:

    Vilma and family, our sincere condolences to all of you. May it give you peace to know that Johnny is no longer suffering in pain as he has for so long and KNOW that he is resting in the loving arms of his Heavenly Father. God says “to be absent from the body is to be present with the Lord”. May God Bless you all. Our prayers are with you.

  7. Pamela Rembisz says:

    David and Vilma so sorry for your loss. You will be in our prayers. The Dyers

  8. Karen Couch Billman says:

    Aunt Vilma, Cousins Linda, Robbie, and Peter, I’m so sorry to learn of Johnny’s passing and at such a younger age. May your memories comfort you and keep him alive in your hearts and minds. May God bless you with strength and peace. My prayers are with you.

  9. Jim Phillips (Fla) says:

    As good friends to to Vilma and Dave, I warmly send my condolences for you loss of John.. All though John and I never met, in the power of the Universe, I surely feel the sadness in my heart… May his beautiful spirit visit you often with all of the special moments you shared together,,, Jim Phillips

  10. Jackie McLeod (#70) says:

    I’m so sorry for your loss, my sympathy to you both.

    Jackie McLeod (#70)

  11. Clark C. Couch says:

    Vilma, Linda Very sad to here of Johnny’s passing. Along with his father, I will always keep them in my memories

  12. Linda Storer says:

    Rhona and Family,

    Know that my thoughts and prayers are with you at this time. I am very sorry for the loss of your brother, son, uncle and friend. May the happy memories help you make it through this difficult time. God Bless you all.

    Linda Storer

  13. Evelyn Couch Miller says:

    Vilma, Linda and family,

    so sorry to hear of Johnny’s passing. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.

  14. Alice Couch Kelley says:

    Vilma, Linda and family,

  15. Alice Couch Kelley says:

    Vilma, Linda and family, All of us offer our sympathy at your loss. Our love to you all.

  16. Robert Spidella says:

    Vilma and family. I am sorry to hear about the passing of your son. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.

  17. The Zeibergs says:

    We are so sorry to hear of your loss. You are in our thoughts and prayers.

    In sympathy,
    Andy,Sharyn,Sam,Sarah and Harrison Zeiberg

  18. Karen Couch Billman says:

    On behalf of my mother, Eileen Couch (age 91), she sends her condolences to Vilma and family. She was saddened to learn of Johnny’s passing, and her prayers are with you.

  19. Lloyd and Patti Park says:

    Dear Vilma and family, Our thoughts and prayers go out to all of you at this sad time. Johnny was a great “kid” and we know you will miss him alot. He is at peace now, and he joins so many of our loving family in heaven. I’m sure he was welcomed by his Stepdad, Ron, and so many others.

    Much love, Lloyd and Patti

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