John Stanley Jason (Jakubiec), 79, Former Anaheim resident John Jason passed away on June 26th, 2014 in Yorba Linda. Born July 8th, 1934, in Hammond, IN to John and Kate (Lasowski) Jakubiec. John graduated from Hammond High and went on to earn a BA in Accounting from Indiana University in 1956. He married Mary Beth Jason (Pohl) in 1961. John began his career in accounting working for a number of firms. In 1976 he began operating and later developing retirement homes. When he retired in 1994, American Retirement Villas had grown to over 25 facilities located throughout California. During his life he enjoyed bicycling, traveling, fishing in Alaska and golfing with his sons. He is survived by daughter and son-in-law, Laura and Tim O’Mara of Bainbridge Island, WA, son and daughter-n-law, John and Diana Jason of Costa Mesa, CA and son and daughter-in-law Bill and Cindy Jason of Yorba Linda, CA. He is also survived by nine grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his wife Mary Beth Jason (Pohl) February 4th, 2004. A Rosary/Vigil will be held at McAulay and Wallace Mortuary in Fullerton on Thursday July 10th at 7:00 pm. followed by a funeral to be held at St. Juliana Catholic Church in Fullerton on Friday, July 11th at 10:00 am. Reception immediately following in the St. Juliana Parish Center.