Suddenly, on Sunday, January 10, 2021, John Patrick Ninham of Oneida Nation of the Thames in his 73rd year. Beloved husband of Elizabeth Ninham. Father of Firelei Ninham, Doween Ninham (Ann), Fred Ninham (Kim), Marisa Kennedy (Marc), Melanie Dockstader (Shawn), Natalie Ninham (Cliff). Beloved brother of Joanne Summers (Claude), Lisa Ninham, Nancy Elijah, Elsie Ninham, Layton Elijah, Ben Ninham, and Jesse (Al) Elijah. Grandfather of Nathan, Jordan, Jocelyn, Justin, Justice, Dominic, Alex, Jailynn, Hailey, Jade, Jamario, Tyshawn, Jay-jay, Mary-Jane, Taeyah, Kruz, and Kreed. Great Grandfather of A'veah, Justin Jr, Kingsley, Julia, Rachel, Dontae, Mckenley, Sharlise, Taylor, Leona, Novah. Stepfather to Ann, Samantha, and David.
Predeceased by his parents Ruth & Harley Elijah, son Patrick Jr., grandson Jace, brothers Harley Jr, Christopher Wayne, and Albert Brian.
Will be forever remembered by his nieces, nephews and friends.
Due to COVID-19 restrictions, there will be no visitation or funeral service. A memorial in his honor will be held in the spring if COVID-19 restrictions is lifted. Elliott-Madill Funeral Home in care of arrangements.