September 10, 1948 ~ December 23, 2020

Born in: Kingsville, Texas
Resided in: Gardena, California

John Donnelly Finnegan, III, 72, beloved husband, brother, and uncle, passed away on December 23, 2020 in Los Angeles, California.  He was born on September 10, 1948 in Kingsville, Texas to Violet and John Donnelly Finnegan, Jr.

He was a licensed commercial real estate broker for over 30 years in Los Angeles, California. He attended Texas A&M University, Kingsville and the University of Texas.

John was known as an ultimate “geek,” skilled at home restoration and active in his local community planning and zoning.  He was a loving husband, the best pet cat “father” and an avid golfer.

John is preceded in death by his parents.  He is survived by his wife, Dr. Lucinda Aborn, his two sisters Barbara and Carolyn, his nieces Sara and Adrienne and his nephews Jeremy, Craig, and Brian.

No public viewing or services will be held at this time. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Institute for Myeloma and Bone Cancer Research (www.

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  1. candle 7John, you will be missed. You cared for your community, you cared for your neighbors. I am going to miss you but I know you are up in heaven looking down on Cindy and we will all look after her as well .

    Your neighbor,

    • candle 1Thank you, Lidia. Your words meant alot to me. I appreciate what you said about John. The love and support the neighborhood has given me has made this difficult time a bit easier.

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