John Arthur Ridings Jr. passed away on Thursday, April 14, 2022, from an aggressive neurological disorder. He was 57.
John was born on Oct. 28, 1964, at Beale Air Force Base in Marysville, California. He lived in the Redding, California area until he was 19, completing paramedic and EMT training in Northern California. He then moved to the San Francisco Bay Area, where he continued to be an EMT in Richmond.