09/27/1939 - 01/31/2021 Jack was born September 27, 1939 in San Pedro, CA to Sam and Renia Cukrov. He graduated from SPHS in 1957, where he played varsity football and baseball. After graduation, he enlisted in the U.S. Army and served from 1958-64. He then purchased a gas station on 7th & Weymouth in San Pedro before joining the ILWU where he spent the next 44 years until retirement. Jack is survived by his wife, Valerie; children, Andrea (Bill), Karen (Willie), Monika (Mick) and Greg (Linda), nine grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Private services are being held at Green Hill Memorial Park.
Published in Daily Breeze on Mar. 4, 2021.