John Joseph Niedosik, Jr.

Niedosik, Jr., John Joseph
John Niedosik age 82, of Phoenix, AZ. passed away on February 21, 2013, after a lengthy illness. John was born June 18, 1930 in South Bend, IN and married Irene Nagy on November 4, 1950. He is preceded in death by his wife Irene, 4 sisters and 2 brothers. He is survived by his wife, Lorene (Paquette), who he married in 2003, his 4 sons, John, Gary, Dennis and Kenneth, 6 grandchildren, 8 great grandchildren, and sister, Gladys Kucharski. John was the retired owner of Advance Engineering, a lifetime member of the Elks Club and the Knights of Columbus, a former member of Morris Park Country Club, and Club 15. John enjoyed restoring old cars which included a 1922 Maxwell, 1939 Lincoln Zephyr, 1947 Studebaker, and 1972 Mercedes Convertible. He also enjoyed good times with family and good friends at Notre Dame Football games. Viewing will be from 4 to 8 p.m. on Monday at Welsheimer Family Funeral Home North, 17033 Cleveland Rd. at Hickory, where a funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, with burial at Saint Joseph Valley Memorial Park Cemetery. A luncheon will follow at the Elks Club on McKinley Ave. Family and friends may leave e-mail condolences at

Published in The Arizona Republic on Feb. 24, 2013