Volume 52, Number 5

twelve pages

Byrdstown, Tennessee 38549 -- Thursday, January 29, 2015

Obituaries

ohn Joseph Romanski, Jr.
August 1, 1934 - April 18, 2014

BYRDSTOWN--John Joseph Romanski, Jr., 79 of Falcon Dr., Byrdstown passed away Friday, April 18, 2014 at Cookeville Regional Medical Center. He was born August 1, 1934 in Chicago,Ill. to the late John Joseph and Rose Liss Romanski. Mr. Romanski was in building maintenance, attended the Emmanuel Catholic Church in Albany, KY., a Veteran of the Korean War serving in the Air Force, a member of the VFW and has lived in Pickett Co. for the past 16 years.
Other than his parents he is preceded in death by first wife, Mary Romanski; second wife, Diane Romanski; sister, Lorene Lehman; two brothers, Eugene and Raymond Romanski.
Survivors include two daughters, Mary Jean Quatman and husband Leo of Kane, PA and Theresa Matter and husband Cliff of Spring Grove, Ill; son, John Joseph Romanski, III of Grayslake, Ill; sister, Florence Puralewski of Chicago, Ill; brother, Ed Zaremba of Bow, KY; two grandchildren, Jasmine Davis and John Joseph Romanski, IV; two great-grandchildren, Ashley and William Davis. Also survived by other family members and friends.
Funeral services were held Wednesday, April 23, 2014 at Emmanuel Catholic Church with Father Kenneth Sonoka Speaking and burial Amonett Cemetery. Pallbearers were John Romanski IV, Mike Burghardt, Ralph Puralewski, Cliff Matter, Danny Puralewski and Rex Davis. Online condolences may be made at www.brownfuneralchapel.com. Special care provided by Brown Funeral Chapel.

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