John Robert Mayotte, 82 of Crawfordsville, passed away on Wednesday, March 13, 2019 at Franciscan Health in Crawfordsville.  
He was born in Jasper County on Sept. 9, 1936 to the late Fred Lewis and Goldie Mae [Warner] Mayotte.  
Mr. Mayotte graduated from Veedersburg High School and married Donna Jean Berlin on Dec. 9, 1952 in Attica. He retired from RR Donnelley after 36 years and was a member of St. Bernard Catholic Church. He enjoyed drawing, working on leather crafts, and taking care of his lawn.
Survivors include his wife of 66 years, Donna of Crawfordsville; two sons John A. Mayotte of Crawfordsville and Alan Ray (Christa) Mayotte of New Richmond; a daughter Sharon Lucas of Crawfordsville; a grandson Paul Lucas of Carmel; three step-grandchildren Roger Swears of Darlington, Jennifer Swears of New Richmond and Jason Lucas of Crawfordsville; and nine great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents; a sister Freda Sidham; and two brothers Fred and James Mayotte.
A graveside funeral service is scheduled for 1 p.m. EST (noon local) at Mt. Calvary Cemetery in Goodland, Ind. on Saturday, March 16, 2019 with Father Robert Bernotas officiating. 
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