John Anthony Zilewicz

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“Daddy it been almost 3 weeks since you left me and Johnny 6 weeks there isn't a day that goes by I don't think of you and Johnny. I miss you both and...Read More »
1 of 21 | Posted by: Susie - MA

“Sorry to hear of Jacks loss. He ran the unit I was working at in 1974- 1975 and was a great leader. He will now remain in my thoughts and prayers. ”
2 of 21 | Posted by: Alan Whitehead - West Springfield, MA

“May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow. ”
3 of 21 | Posted by: Mary Dill - Belchertown, MA

“Well, Grandpa I have learned many things from you in my life. I want to thank you again for everything you have done for me. When I play cribbage...Read More »
4 of 21 | Posted by: Chad Atwell - Lebanon, CT

“Jack,I will miss you so much.You were like a father to me and such a great guy,You always lent a helping hand and the most unselfish, person I ever...Read More »
5 of 21 | Posted by: A friend

“My condolences to the entire family . He was a pleasure to know and work with ”
6 of 21 | Posted by: Albert DiCarlo - Easthampton, MA

“Sorry to hear of Jack's passing. We were recruits together back in 1957 and I always thought he was one of the best and most dedicated to serve on...Read More »
7 of 21 | Posted by: Richard Loynd - Concord, MA

“to Sue and Family,My sincere sympathy to you upon the loss of John. May peace and comfort be present in your hearts. love Sr. Mary Lou ”
8 of 21 | Posted by: A friend

“Knew Jack when he was a Cpl.@SP Pittsfield on Dalton Ave.,when I was a "boot" on my first assignment Jan 68. I liked him right away and through our...Read More »
9 of 21 | Posted by: Mark MacDonald - Athol

“Susie , my deepest sympathy to you and your family . Love and devotion are just a few words that define you. Your dad will live forever in your heart...Read More »
10 of 21 | Posted by: Michele Garreffi - Springfield, MA

“I am saddened to hear of Jack's passing. I served with him in B Troop and we shared many a laugh together. My sincere condolences to the family.Sgt...Read More »
11 of 21 | Posted by: A friend

“To Sue and family so sorry for your loss our prayers are with you all.Sue know that Dad and Mom and your brother will always be with you to keep you...Read More »
12 of 21 | Posted by: Joanne and Don Dittbenner - SPFLD, MA

“In your memory-you are at peace now n with your wife n son. ”
13 of 21 | Posted by: Donna Atwell - Homosassa, FL

“My thoughts n prayers to you all-he was a great man glad I got to know him. ”
14 of 21 | Posted by: Donna Atwell - Homosassa, FL

“I love you Daddy thank you for making me the women I am today .My strength comes from the love you gave me. ”
15 of 21 | Posted by: A friend

“Dave and Suzie My thoughts and continuous prayers go out to you both. I am so sorry for your lose. I love you both ”
16 of 21 | Posted by: Sara - FL

“Jack-My 2nd Dad and buddy I will miss you much. You were the kindest gentlest loving soul. You're with your loving wife and son now in heaven-rest in...Read More »
17 of 21 | Posted by: Mary Kostorizos - Monson, MA

“Daddy you were my everything my buddy to go places when mom died. Then God took Johnny. I will miss our lunches,walmart and BJ'S runs and especially...Read More »
18 of 21 | Posted by: A friend

“We will say a prayer for Jack. Sorry for your loss Sue........Brenda and Calton ”
19 of 21 | Posted by: A friend

“Our thoughts and prayers will always be with you Jack. Rest in peace with John Jrand my beloved sister, Joan, uncle Carlton ”
20 of 21 | Posted by: A friend

“Jack was larger than life. He was a wonderful husband, father and human being. I will miss you Big Guy. Much love, prayers and hugs to Susie,...Read More »
21 of 21 | Posted by: Lisa LaFrance - Parkland, FL

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John was born on October 28, 1934 and passed away on Friday, January 6, 2017.

John was a resident of Springfield, Massachusetts at the time of passing.


When Monday, January 9th, 2017, 4:00pm - 7:00pm
LocationSampson's Chapel of the Acres
Address 21 Tinkham Road
Springfield, MA
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Service Information

When Tuesday, January 10th, 2017, 10:00am
LocationSt. Mary's Church, Hampden
Address 27 Somers Road
Hampden, MA
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Interment Information

LocationSt. Aloysius Cemetery
Address 1273 Berkshire Avenue
Indian Orchard, MA.