John William Payne

John William Payne passed away on November 14, 2022. He was born on June 23, 1990 in Lockport, NY a son of Crysta (Root) Booth and Timothy Payne. John was a manager at Rob’s Property Solutions in Williamsville. He enjoyed being outdoors and took pride in his work. He could fix anything mechanical or otherwise, but most of all he loved being with his twins.

John is survived by his mom and step dad Crysta and Allan Booth; dad Timothy (Ann) Payne; fiancé Kelli Cala; twin children Kennedy Louise and Carter Vincent Payne; siblings Elizabeth Payne, Timothy Payne, Jr., Michael Payne; grandparents Rita and Duane Root, aunts Sharon Root, Jessie (Vincent) Bordeau; uncles Paul Root, Craig (Anjanette) Root, Kyle (Jenny) Root, Blaine Root. He was predeceased by his uncle John Root; furry companions Simon and Elvis, Zeus. Also survived by nephews Vincent and Walter; niece London, cousins and many friends.

Relative and friends may call on Thursday November 17, 2022 from 4-7PM in Prudden and Kandt Funeral Home 242 Genesee Street Lockport, where a funeral service will be held Friday November 18, 2022 at 10 AM. Interment in Chestnut Ridge Cemetery. Visit