This is a tricky line to balance on. Every person has to respect what Pope John Paul II has done and the life he has lived. At the same time evangelicals, protestants and all those who trace their roots back to the Reformation, have serious theological differences with Catholicism and the Pope’s teachings.
Here is Albert Mohler’s thoughts on it. (Scroll down. It is the second column from the top.)
Uber-faith blogger La Shawn Barber also has thoughts and links on how we as non-Catholic Christians are to view the passing of the pope.
I have some of my thoughts over at Two or Three.