Michael John, age 47, of Great Meadows, NJ, formerly of New Milford died Wednesday, October 10, 2012.
Michael was born in Teaneck, NJ, son of Jean Sapunarich and the late Frank Sapunarich.
He was a loving and dedicated husband and father and his family meant the world to him. He enjoyed fishing, working on his trucks, his dogs, and the Pittsburgh Steelers. He was an avid collector of Marvel Comic Books and baseball cards.
Surviving is his wife, Suzanne, of 19 years and his three children, Michael Jr., Steven, and Ashley. His mother, Jean Sapunarich, his sisters, Catherine Auryansen, Marie Cameron and husband Greg, Madaline Anthony and husband Paul, Jeannie Sapunarich, Noreen Schuh and husband Tom, Patricia Marchessault and sister-in-law, Charlene Ortiz. His brothers, James Wagner and Jane, T.J. Sapunarich and wife Claire, Butch Sapunarich and Lori, James Sapunarich and wife Dinah, and Peter Sapunarich and wife Gloria. He was adored by many nieces and nephews.
He was employed at Andrew Hall Plumbing and Heating for 12 years. He served in the U.S. Army as a heavy equipment mechanic.
Family will receive friends on Saturday, October 13, 2012 at Hennessey Heights Funeral Homel 232 Kipp Ave, Hasbrouck Heights, NJ from 2-4 PM.
Memorial contributions in lieu of flowers can be made directly to the family. A celebration of life will be at a later date.