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John Russell Verbison Jr.

July 28, 1954 ~ October 10, 2023 (age 69) 69 Years Old

John Verbison Jr. Obituary

Verbison Jr., John

Brighton, MI

His Legacy… John Russell Verbison Jr., 69, passed away October 10, 2023.  He was born on July 28, 1954, in Detroit, Michigan to John Russell Verbison and Constance (Sikorski) Verbison. He graduated from Redford Union High School in 1972.  John married the love of his life, Nancy (Driller) Verbison, on September 7, 1974, in Redford, Michigan. John worked as a carpenter for many years and was a perfectionist in his work. He had a fun personality, and was known as a big jokester to his family. John enjoyed collecting antique tractors and trucks. He loved music and said that there were only two types, “Rock” and “Roll”. John enjoyed watching the Detroit Tigers and also the History Channel. He was a very spiritual person and always saw the best in people. John was adored by his family and will be deeply missed.

His Family… John will be missed by his wife Nancy Verbison; his children, Leon Verbison, Jason (Debra) Verbison; siblings, Keith (Brenda) Verbison, Tammy Denny; grandchildren, Lainey, Miranda, Jaidyn, Curtis, Mason; and his Aunt Karen Bargiel. He is preceded in death by his parents, John and Constance Verbison.

His Farewell… John’s family and friends will gather Friday, October 20, 2023 from 3:00PM-7:00PM at Borek Jennings Funeral Home, Hamburg Chapel. His Community Farewell will follow visitation at 7:00PM. Please leave a message of comfort for John’s family at 1-877-231-7900, or sign his guestbook at

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Gathering of Family and Friends
October 20, 2023

3:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Borek Jennings - Hamburg Chapel
7425 E. Michigan 36
Hamburg, MI 48139

Community Farewell Service
October 20, 2023

7:00 PM
Borek Jennings - Hamburg Chapel
7425 E. Michigan 36
Hamburg, MI 48139


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