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John Joseph Greenwell
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A Bardstown resident, Mr. John Joseph “Jack” Greenwell, age 80, passed away Thursday May 10, 2018 at Hardin Memorial Hospital after a long battle with COPD. He was born in Louisville to the late James Kendrick and Mayme Buehner Greenwell. John was a 1955 graduate of St. Xavier High School then served 4 years in the U.S. Marine Corps. He retired from the U.S. Naval Ordnance with 32 years of service then retired from Nazareth Campus Service. John was a member of N.O.S.L. Supervisors Association and St. Joseph Catholic Church.
He is survived by his wife Joan Oechslin Greenwell, a son, John Michael “Mike” Greenwell of Bardstown, a sister-in-law, Ann Bellingham of Louisville, one grandson, Steven (Amanda) Montgomery of Bardstown and 2 great grandchildren, Riley and Carson Montgomery and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services for Mr. John Greenwell will be Monday, May 14, 2018 at 12:00noon at the Houghlin-Greenwell Funeral Home with Reverend Terry Bradshaw celebrant. Burial will be in St. Joseph Cemetery. Visitation will be Sunday from 6:00-8:00pm with an evening prayer service at 7:00pm and visitation after 8:30am Monday at the Houghlin-Greenwell Funeral Home, 1475 New Shepherdsville Road, who is in charge of arrangements. The family request that expression of sympathy take the form of contributions to Sisters of Charity of Nazareth, PO Box 9, Nazareth, KY 40048. The family would like to thank the doctors and nurses at Flaget Memorial Hospital and Hardin Memorial Hospital for their care.

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6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Houghlin-Greenwell Funeral Home & Cremation Services

1475 New Shepherdsville Rd.
Bardstown, KY 40004

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12:00 PM
Houghlin-Greenwell Funeral Home & Cremation Services

1475 New Shepherdsville Rd.
Bardstown, KY 40004

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St. Joseph Cemetery

N 3rd Street (US 150)
Bardstown, KY 40004


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