On Thursday January 16, 2020 of Riverdale, MD. Loving husband of the late Hilda Utermohle, Caring father of John Charles (Trish) Utermohle, Roxanna (Louis) Casaregola Diane Marie (Daniel) Paynter, Lou Ellen (David) Peterson, John Martin (Cheryl) Utermohle, John Douglas Utermohle, John August Utermohle, and John Thomas (Donna) Utermohle. Devoted brother of Charles E. Utermohle of Lutherville, MD and the late Mrs. David Ralston. He also leaves to cherish his memory 11 grandchildren and 9 great grandchildren as well as a host of distant family and friends. John Robert was a patent attorney for the NSA for 35 years and was a devoted and active member of St. Bernard's Catholic Church in Riverdale MD. Those who knew and loved him will truly miss his kind and generous spirit and sense of humor. Friend's may call at Gasch's Funeral Home, P.A., 4739 Baltimore Avenue, Hyattsville, MD on Wednesday January 22, 2020 from 2-4 pm and 6-8 pm. A funeral mass will be held at St. Bernard's Catholic Church 5700 Saint Bernard Dr. Riverdale, MD 20737 on Thursday January 23, 2020 at 11:00 am. Interment to follow at Gate of Heaven Cemetery.