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05/24/2023 10:55 AM

John L. Stearns

John Lewellyn Stearns, 70, of Lake George, New York, passed away peacefully on April 20 at Glens Falls Hospital in New York. John was born May 2, 1952, in Hartford, to the late Lewellyn and Mary Murtha Stearns. He lived in West Hartford and Madison before moving to Lake George. John attended St. Thomas More School in Oakdale and Boston University.

John was the beloved younger brother of: Mary-Lew Kelly (Bill), Joanne Bassett (Clay), Patricia Kelley, and Virginia Dante. John was predeceased by Patty’s husband, Ken, and his sister Ginny and her husband, Chris. John leaves many nieces, nephews, grandnieces, grandnephews, cousins, and friends.

John loved skiing and biking. He spent many hours enjoying rock music – especially Hendrix, Garcia, Van Halen, Richards, and Allman. John’s greatest love was the arrival of spring and cruising on his Kawasaki.

Burial will be private.

We miss you, John.