John J. Szych, Jr., age 65, of Swanton, passed away Saturday, February 8, 2020 at Hospice of Northwest Ohio, Toledo surrounded by his loving family. He was born on February 22, 1954 to John Sr. and Shirley (Urbaniak) Szych in Toledo. John was a veteran of the U.S. Army serving during the Vietnam War. He was employed with Jeep for over 20 years before retiring. John enjoyed fishing, tending to his yard, and tinkering in his pole barn. He will be missed.
In addition to his father, he was preceded in death by his son, Shane Szych. John is survived by his loving wife of 25 years, Karen Szych; mom, Shirley (Robert) Siebenaler; children, Charity (Jason) May, Tiffanny and son, Jay; grandchildren, Ashley, Stephen, Caitlyn, Melissa, Caleb, Lily, Emma and Kacy; great-grandsons, Rheese and Taevin; sister, Terrie Dotson; sister-in-law, Paulette Rex; best friend, James Daleska.
The family will receive guests on Thursday, February 13, 2020 from 4:00 – 8:00 p.m. at Newcomer – West Sylvania Chapel, 3655 King Rd., Toledo, OH 43617 (419-392-9500).
Those wishing to make memorial contributions are asked to consider Hospice of Northwest Ohio or the Wounded Warrior Project.
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