OBITUARY

John Michael Wozniak

May 14, 1950January 18, 2020
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John Michael Wozniak, retired CPD and US Army Veteran, age 69, passed away while surrounded by family on January 18, 2020. Loving father of Nicholi (Anne), Rocky (fiancée Ashley), and Michael; Cherished papa of Roman, Lucas, and Natalie; Lifelong companion of Marilyn Wozniak; Dear brother of Marilyn (Larry), Gloria, and Dennis.

Funeral to begin at 10:15 AM on Thursday, 1/23, at Blake-Lamb Funeral Home, 4727 W. 103rd St, Oak Lawn, proceeding to St. Cajetan Church, 2445 W. 112th, Chicago, for an 11 AM Mass of Christian Burial. Interment Mount Olivet Cemetery. Visitation will be on Wednesday, 1/22, from 3-8 PM, at the Funeral Home.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.

Services

  • Visitation

    Wednesday, January 22, 2020

  • Prayer Service

    Thursday, January 23, 2020

  • Mass of Christian Burial

    Thursday, January 23, 2020

  • Interment

    Thursday, January 23, 2020

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Ray Fossum

May 18, 2020

The G.O.A.T of pitching quarters. Rest in Peace. #TheLastDance

Tom Hughes

May 8, 2020

Dear Wozniak Family,

I remember when John Michael worked at Sox Security before Bulls Security! He was always kind to me since I was ten years old.

I will always have great memories of your father!

God Bless him and your family.

Tom Hughes Jr.

Allen Johnson

May 7, 2020

Your jovial spirit lives on and your bright personality endures; bringing great joy to people worldwide. God bless you, John.

Aurora Police Dept

April 21, 2020

We are so sorry to hear of the passing of John. We worked with him at the MJ Golf Center in Aurora. Our prayers are with you and your family.
MJ Detail Officers of APD

Dennis Wozniak

January 22, 2020

My Brother John ... I wish we could have shared so much more together, but what we have shared I will always cherish. I know that you are now with Mom, Dad and Babcia (Grandma) Enjoy the glory of heaven and one day we will see each other. Rest in peace John. Your brother Dennis.

Curt Scherr

January 22, 2020

I am so very sorry for your loss. Please know that your family are in my thoughts and prayers.
John and I worked 12 tact, narcotics, DEA Task Force and an uncouthness number of side jobs. We always had fun, and I always felt secure with John.
With heartfelt condolences,
Curt

Michael Duncan

January 22, 2020

Mr. Wozniak this Mike Duncan. I never told u or I really never told anybody until recently that ive never wanted to b like anybody but u. U are my role model in many ways!! I always wanted to b like u. I kept it to myself because couldnt nobody take that from me. But im pretty sure u know now. And im still working on attempting to be at least 10% of the man u are. Ur one of a kind. Im HONORED TO HAVE BEEN BLESSED TO MEET YOU. ITS TRULY A HONOR. I can go on but ur already up there in HEAVEN so i know u already know. I love u Mr. Wozniak I’ll forever HONOR YOUR NAME AND THE MAN YOU ARE!!! HOOAH!!!!

Charley Lane

January 22, 2020

John and I meet at the 7-Eleven we became good friends over drinking coffee and talkin about The Facts of Life and about sports. He would always refer to me as sir but when he asked about me he would ask about Charley. I will miss you my friend rest in peace John Michael. I am praying for your family to be strong and keep the faith

KennethO Malkowski

January 22, 2020

John it was a pleasure and Honor to work with you at the CPD and with MJ. Rest easy My Brother

Bob Scarpetti

January 22, 2020

God's speed John to that place where he wants you to be! We had fun working in Narcotics and even more fun working with MJ and the Bulls. RIP my Brother!

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Biography

John Michael Wozniak, retired CPD and US Army Veteran, age 69, passed away while surrounded by family on January 18, 2020. Loving father of Nicholi (Anne), Rocky (fiancée Ashley), and Michael; Cherished papa of Roman, Lucas, and Natalie; Lifelong companion of Marilyn Wozniak; Dear brother of Marilyn (Larry), Gloria, and Dennis.

Funeral to begin at 10:15 AM on Thursday, January 23rd, at Blake-Lamb Funeral Home, 4727 W. 103rd St, Oak Lawn, proceeding to St. Cajetan Church, 2445 W. 112th, Chicago, for an 11 AM Mass of Christian Burial. Interment Mount Olivet Cemetery. Visitation will be on Wednesday, January 22nd, from 3-8 PM, at the Funeral Home.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.