Obituary: John Micknak Jr.


BEACON FALLS — John “Jack” Micknak, Jr., 82, of Beacon Falls, formerly of Seymour entered into peaceful rest Feb. 18, 2012 at the Griffin Hospital, Derby. He was the beloved husband of Anne “Dolly”(Miller) Micknak.

Mr. Micknak was born Feb. 8, 1930 in Seymour, son of the late John, Sr. and Mary (Kukiel) Micknak. He was a retired design draftsman. Jack was a longtime member of the Board of Directors of Trinity Cemetery Association, Seymour, he enjoyed gardening, fishing, woodworking, and was an avid N.Y. Yankees baseball fan.

In addition to his wife, he leaves his loving family including a son, John “Jack” Micknak, III (Kathleen) of Beacon Falls; a brother, Donald Micknak of Missoula, Mont.; three grandchildren; two great-grandchildren, and several nieces and nephews.

He was predeceased by a son, Jeffrey and a sister, Arlene Vaivoda.

There are no calling hours and all services are private. Interment will be in Trinity Cemetery. The Ralph E. Hull Funeral Home, 161 West Church St., Seymour has care of the arrangements.

Memorial gifts may be sent to St. Jude Children’s Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.

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