BRANDON — John Arnold Read, age 93, died peacefully at his home on Oct. 18, 2013.
Mr. Read was born in Newark, N.J., on July 25, 1920. He was the son of James P. and Julia (Dewitt) Read. He was graduated from Montclair (N.J.) High School. He earned his degree in Mechanical Engineering from Lehigh University in Bethlehem, Pa, class of 1942, where he belonged to Sigma Chi fraternity.
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