John Dodds, age 96, of Dayton Ohio, went to be with the Lord on Friday, March 24, 2023. He was born in Dayton Ohio to the late David and Corynne Dodds. He served in the U. S. Navy and retired as Captain for the Dayton Fire Department. John was preceded in death by his parents, wife, and granddaughter and is survived by his two children and four grandchildren. A private family service will be held.