John Joseph Kolcun, Jr.

February 22, 1923 - March 08, 2008 

John Joseph Kolcun, Jr.

February 22, 1923 - March 08, 2008 

Obituary for John Joseph Kolcun, Jr.

John "Chic” Joseph Kolcun Jr., age 85, of Milford, died on Saturday, March 8, 2008 in Milford Hospital with his family by his side. He was born on February 22, 1923, to the late John Joseph Kolcun, Sr. and Anna Ferko Kolcun in Plainfield, NJ. He was the beloved husband of Victoria Rodia Kolcun for sixty years. He was a WWII Veteran, who proudly served in the US Army. He retired from Phillips Medical System in Shelton after 15 years of service. John was an avid Red Sox fan and was proud to show his pride. He also loved to read and took a strong interest in building model cars, ships and airplanes. John is the loving father of two daughters, Deborah Giannini and her husband Duane of Newtown and Joan Krusinski and her husband Richard of Milford. He is also survived by a sister Anne Dattilo of Stratford. He was the proud and loving grandfather of Amy, Alison, Amanda, Melissa, Megan and John and the great grandfather of Molly, Emma and Olivia. He is also survived by many nieces and nephews. John was predeceased by his brother Michael Kolcun and sister Margaret Kafara. Family and friends are invited to attend calling hours on Tuesday, March 11, 2008, from 5 to 8 pm at the Smith & Sefcik Funeral Home, 135 Broad St., Milford. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Wednesday, March 12th at 12:30pm in St. Mary's Church, Gulf St., Milford. Interment will follow in Kings Highway Cemetery.

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