John Robert Doutt, 83, of Butler, passed away on Monday, November 6, 2023, at Butler Memorial Hospital.\n\nBorn November 14, 1939, in Renfrew, PA, he was the son of the late Herbert R. and Dorothy M. (Beal) Doutt.\n\nJohn was a 1958 graduate of Butler High School and then went to serve his country in the Army reserves. \nUpon his discharge, he went through the apprenticeship program at Butler Co. Community College and began his career with ARMCO where he worked for 30 years until his retirement in 1998. John was an avid member of the Meridian Vets Club, Butler Twp. Volunteer Fire Company and Butler City Hunting and Fishing Club. He enjoyed the outdoors, especially hunting, fishing, and shooting. Above all else, John was a devoted and loving husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather.\n\nHe is survived by his wife, Patricia "Pat" (Schmidt) Fediaczko Doutt, whom he married on November 6, 1992; two daughters, Dori (James) Funyak and Darla (Steve) Royce; his son, Rodney (Michelle) Doutt; his step-children, Douglas Fediaczko and Jen, David (Pauline) Fediaczko, and Dawn (Tim) Kozak; 13 grandchildren, Cassie, Jakub, Isaak, Jordan, Andru, Luke, Taylor, Dylan, Matthew, Payton, Riley, Lucy, and Liam, a great-granddaughter, Claudia and his sister, Susan Smith and Ed.\n\nIn addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his first wife, Lucille (Gillis) Doutt and 3 sisters, Lois Laughner, Sara Cochran, and Grace Miller.\n\nFamily and friends will be received from 5-7 PM on Friday, November 10, 2023, at Thompson-Miller Funeral Home, Inc, 124 E. North St., Butler, PA 16001. A veteran service will immediately follow at the funeral home with members of the Meridian Vet's Club.\n\nA funeral service for John will be held on Saturday, November 11, 2023, at 10:00 AM in Meridian Presbyterian Church, 4150 Highland Ave, Butler, PA 16001 with Pastor Steve Franklin officiating. All attendees are kindly asked to meet at the church.\n\nPrivate burial will take place at Butler Co. Memorial Park.\n\nIn lieu of flowers, please consider memorial donations be made in John's honor to Meridian Presbyterian Church.\n\nAll who knew John are encouraged to share their memories and upload photos to his unique remembrance page at www.thompson-miller.com.