Obituary of John C. Talicska, Jr.
John C. Talicska, Jr., 74, of Munger, our hardworking, dedicated, friendly, and loyal husband, father, grandfather, uncle, cousin, and friend was born into eternal life on March 25, 2019, with his family by his side. John was born on June 27, 1944 in Auburn, the son of the late John and Eleanor (Hoffman) Talicska, Sr. After high school, John went into the Army Reserves. Through his sister Rose, John met the love of his life, the former Elaine Bostick. They dated, fell in love, and were united in marriage on June 29, 1974. John was a farmer and a truck mechanic, to many he was known as “Mobile John,” repairing all kinds of vehicles. He enjoyed restoring John Deere Tractors, farming, yardwork and landscaping, and above all, spending time with his family. John will be missed dearly but lovingly remembered for generations to come. John leaves to cherish his memory, his wife of 44 years, Elaine; children, Jim (Tamara) Talicska, Sharon (Rick) Wolters, Jennifer (Mike) Kerr, and Barbara (Rolando) Pena; grandchildren, Chyanne Snyder, Hunter Kerr, Kate Wolters, Michael Kerr, Ryker Pena, and Raelyn Pena; siblings, Clarence Talicska and Rose (Gary) Kukla; sister-in-law, Linda (Pat) Koczenasz; brothers-in-law, Tom (Pat) Bostick and Mark (Marilyn) Bostick, along with many nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends. In addition to his parents, John was welcomed home to heaven by his in-laws, Thomas and Minnie Bostick. John’s family will be present to receive visitors on Thursday, March 28, 2019 from 2:00 PM until 8:00 PM and again on Friday, March 29, 2019 from 10:00 AM until the time of his 11:00 AM Funeral Ceremony at Skorupski Family Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 955 N. Pine Rd., Hampton Twp. Rite of Committal to follow in Wisner Twp. Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be directed to the wishes of the family. Expressions of sympathy may be shared with the family online at www.skorupskis.com.