John Reynolds was born July 7, 1954 in Teaneck, New Jersey to Hugh Reynolds and Mae Diewgan. John passed away on November 17, 2017 at Hickory Pointe Nursing Center. John lived in New Jersey until moving with his care worker to Lawrence, KS in 1995. John then joined the Cottonwood, Inc. family in 1996 where he lived and worked for several years. John was a member of the First Methodist Church in Lawrence. He was an accomplished equestrian, loved to dance, have his photo taken, watch KU sports and sing in the Cottonwood Choir.