John J. Karlichek
John J. Karlichek, 84, of Quincy, formerly of Springfield, died at 6:53 pm Saturday, August 22, 2015 at Blessing Hospital in Quincy. He was born November 13, 1930 in Springfield to Walter R. and Frances Mertz Karlichek.
His parents and several aunts and uncles preceded him in death.
Survivors include an aunt, Evelyn Mertz of Springfield and several cousins.
John was a resident of Springfield most of his life. He was a handyman for Sacred Heart Credit Union and Sacred Heart Church for several years. He was a Marine Corps Veteran. He was a member of Sacred Heart Church, Knights of Columbus Council 4175 and a graduate from Feitshans High School.
Visitation: 10:30 am – 12:00 pm Thursday, August 27, 2015 at Sacred Heart Church.
Funeral Mass: 12:00 pm, Thursday, August 27, 2015 at Sacred Heart Church with Reverend James Isaacson S.J.C. officiating. Burial will follow at Calvary Cemetery where military honors will be conducted.
Memorial contributions may be made to Sacred Heart Church.