In Loving Memory of John A. Gregory

November 27, 1950
Providence, RI
March 03, 2018
Fairfield, CT
Funeral Home

Spear-Miller Funeral Home

39 South Benson Road,
Fairfield CT US 06824


Spear-Miller Funeral Home, Friday 4-8 PM

39 South Benson Road,
CT 06824

March 09, 2018


Oak Lawn Cemetery

Graveside Service with Military Honors

1530 Bronson Road,
CT 06824

Saturday, March 10, 2018 11:00 AM


Oak Lawn Cemetery

March 10, 2018

Family Gathering


St. Jude's Chidren's Research Hospital

501 St. Jude Place,
TN 38105

John A. Gregory

John A. Gregory, age 67, of Fairfield, passed away Saturday, March 3, 2018 at Yale-New Haven Hospital. Born in Providence RI, and raised in Westport, the son of the late Allen and Lisa Gregory, he had been a Fairfield resident since 1976. He was a 1969 graduate of Staples High School and served in the United States Navy during the Vietnam War. While in the military, John took HVAC classes at the New England Technical School. Following his service he began a long career in the HVAC-R profession. He founded and was currently the owner of Century Leasing in Norwalk. He was a member of the Port 5 Naval Veterans. John loved to travel, especially to the Florida Keys. He enjoyed fishing, boating, camping and old cars. Most recently he enjoyed accompanying his beloved companion Reva to numerous antique shows throughout the area. Survivors include two children, Todd W. Gregory and his wife Patricia of Fairfield and Sarah E. Gregory of Philadelphia, PA; three sisters, Diane Schneider and her husband Charles of Ogunquit, ME. Nancy Testa of Charlotte, NC and Jean Gregory of Westerly, RI; and his 25-year devoted soul mate, Reva Baker of Fairfield. He was predeceased by his sister, Katherine MacGregor. John was previously married to the late Glenna Hauser Gregory. Friends may greet the family Friday, March 9, 2018 from 4-8 p.m. in the Spear-Miller Funeral Home, 39 South Benson Road, Fairfield. A graveside service with military honors will be held Saturday, March 10, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. at Oak Lawn Cemetery, 1530 Bronson Road, Fairfield. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105. For information or to offer an online condolence please visit

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5 Guestbook Entries for John A. Gregory

  1. Dear Reva & Family
    I am so sorry for your loss. John was a fighter & you took such good care of him. Please find comfort in your family & friends we are with you & love you.

  2. Dear Reva and Family,
    So sorry for your loss. I know you supported John with love and caring through these difficult months. May time and memories ease your pain.,

  3. Dearest Reva and family, I am so sorry for your sudden loss. John will be missed greatly. Ther are no words. Mary Jo and Joe

  4. Dear Reva,
    Thinking of you and wishing you calm and peace. I didn’t know John, but if you loved him I’m sure he was a kind man as you are a kind and caring woman. May your family bring you strength. –Jessie