John Bannon, 55, a native of Anderson, Indiana, and resident of Baton Rouge, passed away February 14, 2014, at OLOL. John was born January 10, 1959, to Ronald and Linda Bannon. He is survived by his parents; a daughter, Anna and her husband, John Xanders; grandson Jackson Xanders; brothers Joe Bannon, Ronald "Guy" and his wife, Linda Bannon; sisters Susan and her husband, James Smith, and Sandy Blaylock; and many nieces and nephews. John was preceded in death by his brother Stephen Bannon. John was a 9-year veteran of the U.S. Army
, serving in the military police; a motorcycle enthusiast; LSU sports fan; and valued employee of Chenevert Hardware. Arrangements are pending for a memorial service to be held in John's hometown of Anderson, Indiana.