John Aden, 59, of Fort Dodge passed away Thursday, July 27, 2017, at Iowa Methodist Medical Center in Des Moines. Services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Thursday, August 3, at First Baptist Church, Fort Dodge, Iowa, located at:

28 N. 10th St.

(515) 573-3517

John is survived by his children, Jonathan Aden, Camp Pendleton, California; Charlene Handsaker- Lonsdale, Stuart, Iowa; Kori Stufflebeam-Lawson, Perry, Iowa; and step children Felicia Cummings-Crouch, Carroll, Iowa; and Robert (Bobby) Cooper of Des Moines, Iowa. Sister, Rebecca Files-Shima (Randy) of Goodyear, AZ.

He was preceded in death by his parents Annis (Heesch) Sego (Ft. Dodge, Iowa); Dale D. Pigman (Lehigh, Iowa); and Sister Julie Renee Glienke-Lyons of Queens, New York.

John was born September 9, 1957. He was raised and educated in Manson, Iowa. John worked various jobs, working as a millwright, welder, and maintenance / handyman as of late. John recently attended college at Iowa Central Community in Ft. Dodge and was earning an HVAC degree. He enjoyed fishing, hunting, welding, cooking and taxidermy.