Age 76, of Jackson, passed away March 17, 2018 at the Jackson County Medical Care Facility. He was born December 11, 1941 in Jackson, Michigan. John was a proud United States Marine and Vietnam War veteran. A strong, compassionate and courageous man, he lived life on his own terms. He had very strong opinions and a quick, unique sense of humor that we will all remember and miss dearly. He was preceded in death by his wife, Janice, sister, Cecelia Monnich and his parents, John C. And Helen (Borkowski) Strzalko Sr. John is survived by three sons, Mike (Jodi), Rob and Shawn Strzalko, nephews, Jamie (Marie) and Todd (Jackie) Blanchard, niece, Mary Beth (John) Johnson, several grandchildren, very dear friends, Don and Vicki Prough and Ray and Sandy Norman, special friend and caregiver, Angel (Scott) Barnum and his little dog Lily. John has been cremated and will be laid to rest with his wife Janice at Oak Grove Cemetery, Napoleon with a graveside service and Military Honors. Contributions in his memory are directed to the Resident Activity Fund at the Jackson County Medical Care Facility.
Semper Fi and God Speed
Jackson County Medical Care Facility
524 Lansing Avenue, Jackson MI 49201