Deaths Death Notices
WILK - John Born July 4, 1925, passed away at 91 years of age on September 30, 2016 in Buffalo, NY after
a long illness. John is survived by his six children, Elizabeth, Justine, Vivian, John Robert, Ann Marie and Susanne. John is also survived by 26 grandchildren and great-grandchildren. John attended Burgard High School and Erie Community College. He was a WWII Veteran where he served in the 82nd Airborne and fought in the Battle of the Bulge. He was a devout Roman Catholic, played golf and ate Neapolitan ice cream from a box with his granddaughters. John was buried in St. Stanislaus Cemetery in Cheektowaga next to his wife, Victoria Rita Wilk. Family requests that in lieu of flowers or cards, donations be made to your favorite charity in John's honor.