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John Check, Sr
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Birth: Jul. 17, 1894, Czech Republic
Death: Feb. 7, 1970
Milan
Monroe County
Michigan, USA

John Check, 75, of 20091 Cone Rd., Milan, died Saturday night in his home.

The rosary will be recited at 7 tonight in the Stevens and Bush Funeral Home, Milan. Services will be at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday in the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, Milan. The Rev. Joseph Strzelewicz will officiate and burial will be in Marble Park Cemetery, Milan.

Mr. Check was born July 17, 1894, in Czechoslovakia and married the former Filomena Fojtik Aug. 24, 1915, in Archbold, Ohio. Mrs. Check died June 14, 1960.

He came to Michigan in 1928 and was a farmer and employed by the Ideal Furnace Co., Milan.

Surviving are two sons, Rudolph of Milan and John Jr. of Britton; a daughter, Miss Anna Check at home; a half brother, Martin Trojek of Warren; two grandchildren, and a great-grandchild.

Two sons, Robert and Henry, preceded him in death. Monroe Evening News, February 9, 1970
 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Filomena Fojtik Check (1894 - 1960)
 
 Children:
  Anna Check (1916 - 2003)*
  John Check (1917 - 2007)*
  Robert Check (1919 - 1944)*
  Rudolph Check (1921 - 1994)*
  Henry Check (1937 - 1944)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Marble Park Cemetery
Milan
Washtenaw County
Michigan, USA
 
Maintained by: Nancy Stout
Originally Created by: Leta Knauss
Record added: Apr 14, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 68366355
John Check, Sr
Added by: Leta Knauss
 
John Check, Sr
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Added by: G. William Whitworth Jr
 
 
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