His obituary gave John as a former resident of Sweeny TX - he had lived in San Antonio for only 6 months when he died. He was a Life Member of VFW Post #8551 in Sweeny; member of the 486th Bomb Groups Association & the Air Force Gunners Assn. Buried Ft. Sam Houston National Cemetery. Funral was Monday, 11 Jan 1999 at the Mission Park Funeral Chapel North.
John Hays KILGORE and Betty June MEIER were married in 1953.225 Betty June MEIER was born on 29 June 1931 in Missouri.148 She died on 20 July 2007 at the age of 76 in Andrews, Andrews County, Texas.148
John Hays KILGORE and Betty June MEIER had the following children: