On Saturday March 27, 2021 John Proctor, Jr. (Lala), passed away peacefully at home in Ocala, FL. Surrounded by his loving family after a brief illness. He was born on July 13, 1978 in West Palm Beach, FL.
John is survived by his mother, Donna Berkowitz (Jim Hart) of West Palm Beach, FL; two children Johnny Proctor, III and Jenna Proctor of Ocala, FL; his brother Doug Proctor of West Palm Beach, FL; sister and brother-in-law, Dawn (Sissy) and Brian Baitsholts of Fort Pierce, FL; brother and sister-in-law Justin and Catharine Proctor of Kingsport, TN; his nieces and nephews, Dominic Humphries, Bella and Bekkah Whitlock, Brianna, Brandon and Dylan Wayne, Decker Baitsholts, Niya, Mayci, Justin Jr, Logan, Ashton, Anna and Amelia Proctor; his best friends, who became family Michael and Elena Ankiewitz; many Aunts, Uncles and cousins that all love him very much. John was preceded in death by his father John Proctor Sr., his stepfather Sam Berkowitz; grandparents Don and Evelyn Barkley, James (Ray) Proctor, and Billie and Ed Mann.
John was a wonderful father who loved his children more than life. John’s presence was always welcomed. He was the life of the party. The world will never be the same without him in it.
John was an active member of the West Palm Beach Elks Lodge and the West Palm Beach American Legion.
Services will be held from 2pm to 4pm and 6pm to 8pm Thursday, April 08, 2021 at Palms West Funeral Home, Royal Palm Beach, FL. Inurement of urn will be done at a later date at Palm Beach Memorial Park, Lantana, FL.