John-Merlak Jr.-Obituary

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John S. Merlak Jr.

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Sorry for your loss, Jeff and Cheryl. I really did not know him well but he will be missed.

To Alice and John's family and many friends. We were sorry to learn of John's passing. It was always fun to talk with him at the Highview Restaurant. He gave his disease a good fight and we will always remember him.
Jerry & Marian Landerholm

Offering our deepest condolences during this difficult time.

So sorry to hear of John's passing. Was glad to get to know him over the years at District 45 and over coffee at Highview Restaurant.
Glenn Lindeman
Retired head custodian Westmore School

So sorry to hear of your loss. Sincerest condolences from the Brennan family - Bruce, Caron, Kyle and Ethan.

My sincerest sympathy to the family ;
John, coffee and a crossword puzzle . For the knowledge and wisdom you had ,and shared , for the friendship over the years ; i'm glad I knew you. Thanks Big Guy. Tommy


John's Obituary

John S. Merlak Jr. 66 of Villa Park, IL. Beloved husband of Alice M., loving father of John J. (Ashley), fond brother of  Cheryl (Jeff) Somers, Jeffrey (Mary), uncle and great uncle of many. Visitation Wednesday Oct 18, 2017 3 to 8 p.m. at Steuerle Funeral Home 350 S. Ardmore Ave, Villa Park, IL.  And where funeral service will be held on Thursday Oct 19, 2017 at 10:30 a.m. Interment Chapel Hill Gardens West Cemetery, Oakbrook Terrace, IL. Memorials to Elmhurst Memorial Hospital Foundation 155 E. Brush Hill Rd, Elmhurst, IL Attn: Cancer Center. For info 630-832-4161

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