John Richard Himmelmann, of Friendswood, Texas passed away Monday, July 10, 2017 at the age of 81. John was born February 8, 1936 in Cincinnati, Ohio to Leonard and Bernadette Himmelmann. He is preceded in death by his daughter Kristen Himmelmann, parents Leonard and Bernadette Himmelmann, brother Leonard Himmelmann Jr., sister-in-law Mary Jo Gadek and brother-in-law Pat Brockhaus. John is survived by his wife Mary Ann Himmelmann, sons John Richard Himmelmann, Jr. and wife Sarah, grandchild Jackson, Brent Himmelmann, sister Jane Meyer and husband Dr. John Meyer, sister-in-law Shirley Himmelmann, brother Richard Brockhaus and wife Anne, Chris Eckes and wife Pat and brother-in-law Frank Gadek. A Memorial Mass will be held on Saturday, October 14, 2017 at 10:00am at St Catherine Catholic Church in Westwood. In lieu of flowers, please send donations to AMED Hospice, 8901 E. F. Lowery Expressway, Ste. B, Texas City, Texas 77591 or the Alzheimer’s Association, P.O. Box 96011, Washington, D.C., 20090-6011.