John J. Jaskolski, 93, of Defiance, passed away on Thursday, August 29, 2013, at the CHP Defiance Area In-Patient Hospice Center.
He was born on December 19, 1919, one of 17 children, to John and Pelagia (Stankowski) Jaskolski in Camden, N.J. On August 26, 1944, he married Helene (Szyszkoski) Jaskolski and she preceded him in death June 4, 2013. John was a member of St. Mary's Catholic Church. He honorably served his country in the Army Air Corps during World War II.
He was a member of the VFW, Elk's Lodge and the Auglaize Country Club. John retired as supervisor at Campbell Soup Company in 1982 after 42 years of service.
John is survived by his son, John E. (Kathie) Jaskolski of Whitehouse; daughters, Bonnie (Tony) Davis of Ayersville, Janet (Stephen) Baden of Sherwood, Loraine (Andrew) Robinett of Bryan, Michele Jaskolski of Virginia Beach, Va.; 10 grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren.
Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11:30 a.m. Tuesday, September 3, 2013, at St. Mary's Catholic Church with Father Randy Giesige officiating. Visitation will be held one hour prior to the mass from 10:30-11:30 a.m. Tuesday, September 3, 2013, at the church. Entombment, with military rites provided by the Defiance VFW Post 3360, will be in Riverview Memory Gardens mausoleum.
The family suggests memorials be given to CHP Defiance Area In-Patient Hospice Center.
Online condolences can be given at www.Schafferfh.com.