John Siwinski 1934-2020

CORTLAND — John Siwinski, 85, passed away Saturday, Feb. 29, 2020, at Hospice House in Poland.

John was born May 2, 1934, in Cleveland, to Steven and Mary Siwinski.

On Oct. 22, 1960, he was united in marriage to the former Ada DeClet, who preceded him in death March 11, 2019.

John spent his career as a civil engineer, retiring from Diamond Steel Construction Company.

He was a member of St. Robert Catholic Church and a longtime member of the Navy League of Vieques, Puerto Rico.

John is survived by his daughters, Suzette Drawl, Sharon Siwinski and Christie (Kevin) Krolkosky; his grandson, Adam (Jyldyz Dzhumabekova) Drawl; and many other family and friends.

Besides his wife of 58 years, John was preceded in death by his parents, and by several siblings. John was the last Siwinski of his generation.

The family would like to express their gratitude to Rebecca, John’s Hospice nurse, and Doug Ryan, John’s caregiver, for their invaluable help, support and care of John.

A memorial service scheduled for May 1, 2020 at St. Robert Catholic Church has been postponed and will be held at a later date.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made Hospice of the Valley; 979 Tibbetts Wick Road, Suite A

Girard, OH 44420.

Please visit www.lanefuneralhomes.com to leave condolences for the family.

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