|Birth: ||Nov. 24, 1915|
|Death: ||Jan. 9, 1999|
My Pal. My Buddy. My Grandpa. The first man I ever loved.
John served in the U.S. Army as a private in WWII from 1944-1946. John was awarded several medals during his service and was honorably discharged.
John married Rose Palenica (nee Kowalczyk) in 1946. She preceeded him in death in 1972. They had no children together, but John accepted and raised Rose's 5 children.
John worked for the Rheem Corporation in Chicago for 30 years.
John enjoyed fishing, cooking and spending time with his family.
John married Catherine Dorothy Jackson in 1974. She preceeded him in death in 1989.
Cause of Death: Cardiac Arrest
John passed away at Holy Cross Hospital in Chicago.
In lieu of interment at Arlington National Cemetery, John chose to be laid to rest at the side of Catherine.
Rose Harriet Kowalczyk Palenica-Baubin (1908 - 1972)
Saint Casimir Catholic Cemetery
Created by: Karen J Lambert
Record added: Nov 29, 2011
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