John A. Rusnak Sr.

November 1, 1930June 6, 2014
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On June 6, John Andrew Rusnak, Sr. of Stone Mountain completed his earthly journey. John is the son of the late Michael A. Rusnak and Antionette Latko. He was born in Bayonne, New Jersey, on November 1, 1930. He attended both elementary and high school in Cranford, New Jersey. After completion of his primary and secondary education, John served four years in the United States Air Force. He was a dedicated and loyal employee of General Motors for 34 1/2 years. John leaves fond memories to his devoted wife, Paulette, of 44 years and his loving son, John, Jr., and his wife, Stacy and grandson, Jack Rusnak; two granddogs, Rosie and Jake; and three grandcats, Pete, Chance and Ooggie. The Funeral Service will be held at 1:00 pm, Tuesday, June 10, 2014 in Eternal Hills Chapel, 3594 Stone Mountain Highway, Snellville, GA 30039 with Chaplain James Hicks officiating. Entombment, Eternal Hills Memory Gardens with military honors. Tributes for John may be placed at In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Visiting Nurse, Hospice Atlanta Center, 5775 Glenridge Dr. NE, Suite E200, Atlanta, GA 30328. Visitation with the family will be held on Monday, 6 to 8 pm in Eternal Hills Funeral Home, Snellville, GA 770-972-3155.


  • Visitation Monday, June 9, 2014
  • Funeral Service Tuesday, June 10, 2014

John A. Rusnak Sr.

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June 18, 2014

We were so sorry to hear of your loss. Our thoughts are with you and John Jr.
Nancy and David Greene

Don Smith

June 16, 2014

John was a good man a man who could be depended up on under any condition. John was very proud of his family and dearly loved them.
We worked together at G.M at Doraville it is always good to know such people are there when it counted.

Pat Gibson

June 12, 2014

I have so many fond memories of times our families spent together. May the memories your family shared together bring you strength and comfort in the days to come. My thoughts and prayers are with you Paulette, John and Stacy.

Christian Gibson

June 11, 2014

May your hearts soon be filled with wonderful memories of joyful times together as you celebrate a life well lived.

Kathy Fuller Seeley

June 10, 2014

John was a wonderful man, full of laughter and wit, I am so glad we had a chance to know him. Best wishes to Paulette and John Jr and Stacy.


June 9, 2014

Offering my deepest condolences to the Rusnak family. May God grant you strength and courage as you face the coming days.

"Robert E." Schak

June 9, 2014

In memory of my dear friend John, my childhood buddy. Our friendship spanned some 70 yrs. May you rest in peace.

G. Freeman

June 9, 2014

As the days and weeks pass, and as you return to life's routine, may you continue to feel comforted by the love and support of family and friends.