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ZAK, John R.

ZAK - John R. November 22, 2014, beloved husband of Patricia (Tomicki) Zak; dear father of John Jeffrey (Deanna), Lynn Marie (Chad) Myers and Laura (Steve) Gorzynski; loving grandfather of Elizabeth, Mimi, Natalie, Zachary, Alexander, Jack, Meredith and Claire; son of the late John and Helen (nee Fyderek) Zak; brother of Chester Zak and Eleanor Persichini. Friends may call Friday from 4-8 PM at the JAMES W. CANNAN FUNERAL HOME INC. (Southtowns Chapel), 3155 Orchard Park Rd. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Saturday at 9:30 AM at St. John Vianney Church (please assemble at church). In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Catholic Charities. Mr. Zak worked as a Buffalo Police Officer for 32 years and served in the Air Force in the Korean War. He was a member of the Adam Plewacki Post 799. He was also an avid bowler, golfer, and reader of mystery novels. Online condolences at

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