John Dlugolecki was amongst loved ones when he passed away peacefully on March 28th, 2021 after fighting a courageous 10 year battle with cancer. He was 64 years old.

He was preceded in death by his parents Stanley and Marie. He is survived by his partner Christine, his children Josh and Sara, his brother Jeff, as well as numerous cousins, nieces, and nephews.

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his Life
John was born on April 12th, 1956 to Stanley and Marie Dlugolecki. He was raised in Oak Lawn Illinois along with his younger brother Jeff. After graduating high school, John went on to work various jobs including a position at a nursing home where he met his future wife Sherry (Schultz). They were married on September 29th,1979, and went on to have two children, a son Josh, and a daughter Sara. John worked for Servicemaster for 25 years, where he was a Plant Manager. He later worked for Carson's until his retirement in 2019. Thereafter, he spent his retirement days with his loving partner Christine going on many adventures and traveling.

John was passionate about music and the arts. He was an avid collector of many things including art glass and historical pieces. He will always be remembered as a loving friend and father, an engaging storyteller, and a goofy guy with a quick wit. He will be missed dearly by all that loved him.
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Shared by Dawn Merry on May 11, 2021
I miss uncle john dearly and I'm very glad I got to see him back in oct. I will forever miss our 4th of julys and that roman candle that tipped over haaaa. Also him and my dad blowing up all our old barbie dolls. Love you uncle john
You will be forever missed by me