John J. Jurkowski

John J. Jurkowski

MIDDLETON – John J. Jurkowski, age 65 of Middleton, passed away surrounded by his family Sunday November 4, 2012 at his home. He was born January 17, 1947 in Buffalo, NY, the son of Joseph and Stella (Dujziak) Jurkowski. He married Suzanne Lods on May 23, 1970 in Buffalo, NY. John was a loving husband, father and grandfather. He was a decorated Vietnam War veteran, and active in the Middleton Lions Club as well as the Restoring Hope Transplant House. He enjoyed golfing, fishing and riding his motorcycle.

John is survived by his wife of 42 years, Suzanne; two sons, Brian and Jeff Jurkowski, daughter; Kristen (Roy) Boone, grandchildren; Rowan Jurkowski and Miles Milewski, sister; Marsha Kwiatkowski, and further survived by nieces, nephews as well as other relatives and friends. He is preceded in death by his parents; Joseph and Stella.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at ST. FRANCIS XAVIER CATHOLIC CHURCH, 2947 Thinnes St. Cross Plains, at 11:00 am on Saturday November 10, 2012 with Father Thomas Kelley presiding. Inurnment will follow at St. Francis Xavier Catholic Cemetery. Friends may call from 9:00 am until the time of the Mass at Church on Saturday. Those wishing to express their sympathy with a memorial may wish to consider the Polycystic Kidney Foundation (www.pkdcure.org/donate).