John George Petit was born in Doylestown, Ohio on December 31,1938, the fourth child of George and Mary Evelyn Petit, and George’s second wife Mary Jane Petit. John passed away in the early morning hours of Friday, August 30, 2013, with his son Ted by his side. He is survived by his six siblings Agnes and Dave Monbarren, James and Anne Petit, Charles and Jenny Petit, Peter and Georgie Petit, George “Tony” and Alice Petit, and Celena and John Provenzale; two sons John Petit Jr., wife Lisa, and two grandchildren Kamryn and Chloe; Ted Petit and wife Janet Onesian; his second wife of 34 years, Nancy; two stepsons Glenn and Doug O’Classen and their wives, and four grandchildren. Preceded in death by his sisters Rita Pierce, Mary Williams, and Gerald “Jerry” Petit. Services Saturday, September 14, 2013, at 12:30 p.m. at St. Gregory the Great Catholic Church, 11451 Blue Cypress Drive,San Diego, CA 92131. Following the service there will be a celebration in remembrance of John at his home. In lieu of flowers, please make any donations to The John Petit Old Pro’s Scholarship Fund, 11573 La Colina Road, San Diego, CA 92131.