Deaths Death Notices
VAN SLYKE, Jack
VAN SLYKE - Jack Age 94, of North Tonawanda, Thursday, September 29, 2016. Jack retired as a Major in the United States Air Force Reserve. He was an Aircraft Commander serving in the European Theater during World War II. He was the recipient of the Distinguished Flying Cross and Air Medal with three oak leaf clusters. After the war, he worked as a Service Manager for Keyser Cadillac. He was also a member of the Cadillac National Service Managers Council. Jack was a member of Third Presbyterian Church in North Tonawanda, where he served as an Elder. He was a member of the American Legion Post #264 of the Tonawandas. Beloved husband of the late VaNorma (Radloff) Van Slyke; father of William J. (Kristin) Van Slyke of North Tonawanda. No prior visitation. A Memorial Service will be held on Saturday, October 22nd at 11 AM from the Third Presbyterian Church, 110 Felton Street, North Tonawanda. Flowers gratefully declined. Memorials may be made to Third Presbyterian Church or Niagara Hospice. Guest register available at frettholdfuneralhome.com.