NOWAK - John Joseph Of Cheektowaga, February 12, 2013, age 91, beloved husband of Emily (nee Myszkowiak); devoted father of David J. (Lynne), Martin S. (Lawrence), Christine (Edward) Wells, and Nancy (Russell) Wujek; proud grandfather of Brian (Laura) Nowak, Denise (Derrick) Franz, Amber (Steven) John, and Christine Petteway, and of seven great-grandchildren; son of the late Bronislaus Nowak and Josephine Olek. A native of Buffalo, John was a WW II veteran who served in the US Navy in the Pacific aboard the USS Griggs and was part of the US Occupation forces in Japan following the war. He was a life member of AMVETS Post 45. He retired from Niagara Machine & Tool Works in Buffalo. After a long career where he served for many years as a Trustee of UAW Local 508. In retirement he enjoyed the company of his grandchildren and also kept busy tending his garden. Private service held at the convenience of the family. Condolences www.PACERFUNERALHOME.com
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Published in the Buffalo News on Feb. 17, 2013