John E. Wojcik, 78, of Riding
Trail, South Bend, died at Saturday in Hamilton Grove
Retirement Community, New Carlisle, IN.
He was born June 24, 1922 in South
Bend and was the son of George and Mary (Szalewski) Wojcik. Mr.
Wojcik retired in 1984 from the Bendix Corporation.
On July 16, 1948 he married the
former Phyllis Snyder who preceded him in death. On September 2,
1983 he married Lorraine (Petrowski) Niespodziany who survives.
He is also survived by two daughters, Gwendolyn Metzler of South
Bend, and Janet (James) Wight of Fayetteville, GA, one step
daughter, Kim (Jon) Colglazier of South Bend, three step sons,
Thomas (Rhonda) Niespodziany, John Niespodziany, and Jim
(Michelle) Niespodziany all of South Bend, three grandsons,
Donald Metzler of San Francisco, CA, Robert Metzler of Patterson,
CA and James Wight of Fayetteville, GA, six step grandchildren,
Christi, Thomas Jr., Edmund and Jordan Niespodziany all of South
Bend, and Nathan and Hanna Colglazier both of South Bend and two
great grandchildren, Robert and Eric Metzler both of Patterson,
CA. Mr. Wojcik was preceded in death by four brothers and
Family and friends may call from until Monday in the ST. JOSEPH FUNERAL HOME, 824
S. Mayflower Rd., where the Married Men's Club will have a rosary
at Services will be held at Tuesday at St.
Casimir Catholic Church with burial to follow in Chapel HillMemorialGardens.
Mr. Wojcik was a veteran of World
War II serving in the Pacific. He was a member of the Married
Men's Club of St. Casimir Catholic Church, Veteran of Foreign
Wars Post #9820 and Bowler Country Club.
Memorial contributions may be made
to St. Casimir Catholic Church.