- January 4, 2012
- Madison, Ohio
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John J. Getzy, Jr., age 84, of Madison, Ohio,
passed away Wednesday, January 4, 2012 in Madison.
He was born February 10, 1927 in Fairport Harbor to Anna (Cservenyak) and John J. Getzy Sr.
John married Beverly Sprague December 28, 1961.
He was a maintenance supervisor at Uniroyal and retired in 1992 after 41 years. He also enjoyed being a driver for Laketran and Kovachy.
Johhn served in the US Army during WWII. He was a member of the Masonic Temple Lodge 28 in Painesville and a life member of the Lake County Rod and Gun Club. He enjoyed woodworking and a true handyman who could fix anything. He loved cooking, fishing, hunting, and most of all time spent in good conversation with his friends and family over a good meal.
He is survived by,
Wife, Beverly Getzy of Madison;
Children, Debbie (Jim) Horton of Perry and their children Bryan (Katy),
Katie, and Heather;
John (Barb) Getzy of Madison and his children Jennifer,
Jamie, Jessica, Allison, Ryan, and David;
Theresa Brotzman of Madison and her children Allan, Juliana
Andrew (Linda) Getzy of Perrysburg and daughter Emily;
Todd Getzy of Mentor and daughter Layla;
Donald (Sherri) Rudeski of Indiana and their children Lisa,
Jennifer, and Katie;
13 Great Grandchildren;
Sister, Ann Missal of Gates Mills.
He was preceded in death by his parents; sisters, Helen Kuchinski, and Mary Kamenar and Brothers, Michael and Andrew Getzy.
Services are pending through the Behm Family Funeral Home in Madison and will be