John Beal Lehman was born on July 10, 1950 in Ottumwa, Iowa. He was the son of John Lehman and Gwen (Van Blaircome) Lehman. John grew up in Iowa and completed his schooling there. He married Frances Glasford on February 1, 1969. John worked for the Iowa Correctional System as an officer. He was an avid outdoorsman and loved to camp, fish and hunt. He was also a skilled woodworker and made beautiful hand crafted wood pieces.
John entered into rest on Tuesday, May 14, 2019 at the age of 68 in Hollister.
He is survived by his wife, Fran Lehman of Hollister; two sons, John H. Lehman and wife Courtney of Hollister and Aron Lehman of Hollister; three sisters, Sherry Renae Lehman and husband Mike of San Francisco, CA, Ginger Lehman of Ottumwa, IA and Joyce Borge and husband Felix of Muscatine, IA along with three grandchildren.