JOHN DVORSCAK (1926 - 2018)

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DVORSCAK JOHN LEWIS DVORSCAK World War Two Veteran, John Lewis Dvorscak, formerly of Woodbridge, Virginia, fought his final battle in life and entered into the arms of His Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, on June 2, 2018. His devotion to God, Family and Country were the hallmarks of his life. He was born February 18, 1926, near the coal mines of Hazelton, PA. He entered the Navy at age 17, and was part of the invasion of Normandy. Following his two year tour in the Navy he served twenty years in the Marine Corps during the Vietnam and Korean Wars. John married Doris Muench in November, 1951 and together they raised five children followed by five grandchildren and four great grandchildren. John was a devout Catholic, active in Our Lady of Angels Parish in Woodbridge, VA, and St. Anne Parish in Gilbert, AZ. He also served for over 60 years in the Knights of Columbus both as a Grand Knight and a later as a Faithful Navigator with the 4th Degree John was predeceased by his beautiful bride, Doris, his treasured sons John and Paul, and beloved brother Bernard, his sisters Mary, Irene, Elisabeth and his parents. He is survived by his loving brother and sister; E.J. Dvorscak of Arlington, VA and Bernadine Magnus of Newark, DE; his treasured children and their spouses, Debi and Kevin Burns, Col. Peter and Karen Dvorscak, and Kimmy and Jerry Nine; his cherished grandchildren Trip and Chrissy Nine, Kathryn and Michael Russell, Kelly Nine, Ryan Burns, Chet Nine; and four great-grandchildren. John's final arrangements will be completed by Mountcastle Turch Funeral Home in Woodbridge, Virginia. Services for John will take place on Thursday, June 14, 2018. His viewing, begins at 10 a.m., followed by a Funeral Mass at 11 a.m. offered by Father Francis Peffley at St. Mary of Sorrows Historical Catholic Church, 5605 Vogue Rd. Fairfax Station, VA. Interment, with full military honors, will be at Stonewall Memorial Gardens, 12004 Lee Hwy, Manassas, VA immediately following. He will be laid to rest next to his beloved bride and sons. For further information go to In lieu of flowers, the family suggests donations to your local Knights of Columbus organization or . In lieu of flowers, the family suggests donations to your local Knights of Columbus organization or .
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Mountcastle Turch Funeral Home & Crematory Inc
13318 Occoquan Rd
Woodbridge, VA 22191
(703) 494-2000
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Published in The Washington Post on June 12, 2018
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