Cover photo for John Alexander Ptacek's Obituary
John Alexander Ptacek Profile Photo
1934 John 2018

John Alexander Ptacek

October 6, 1934 — February 8, 2018

John Alexander Ptacek passed away February 8, 2018 at Bronson Methodist Hospital surrounded by his loving family. John was born to Frank and Anna (Poulick) Ptacek October 6, 1934 in Kalamazoo, Michigan. He was married to Sharon Baird August 7, 1970 in Kalamazoo, Michigan. After John retired from Bonnes Electric, he enjoyed fishing, hunting, bowling, and golfing for many years. He is survived by his loving wife Sharon Ptacek; siblings Liddy Ivens of Portage and  Jerry (Jean) Ptacek of Punta Gorda, FL; children Randolph (Linda) Ptacek of Portage, Dennis (Corinne) Overmyer of Kalamazoo, Robert (Cathy) Ptacek of Allegan, Dawn (Gregory) Kuethe of Sturtevant, WI, Jeffrey (Lisa) Overmyer of South Bend, IN, John (Carmen) Ptacek of Hudson, OH; grandchildren Michael Overmyer (Katelyn O’Grady), David (Hannah)Ptacek, Kelly (Daniel Robinson) Ptacek, Chelsea Rowley (Daniel Marks), Terry Rowley, Heather Banks, J.D. Overmyer, Bailey Overmyer, Elisabeth Ptacek, John Aiden Ptacek, Caroline Ptacek, Lisa (Adam) Danapilis, Todd (Brianne) Ptacek, Michelle (Brian) Clark, Kristen (Alena Armstrong) Overmyer, Cody (Kristen) Overmyer  ; great-grandchildren Rebecca Danapilis, Nolan Danapilis, Lily Clark, Blake Clark, Layla Banks. John is preceded in death by his brother Joseph Ptacek.  A visitation will be held Monday February 12, 2018 from 6:00 PM-8:00 PM with a rosary being recited at 7:30 pm at Redmond Funeral Home, 4100 S. Westnedge Ave. Kalamazoo, MI 49008 (269) 343-6156. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated 11 am Tuesday February 13, 2018 at St. Joseph Catholic Church. Interment will be at Mt. Olivet Cemetery; A Luncheon to follow. Memorial donations can be made to the Alzheimer’s Association, Michigan Great Lakes Chapter. www.redmondfuneralhomes.net
To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of John Alexander Ptacek, please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

Past Services

Prayer Service

Sunday, February 11, 2018

Starts at 7:30 pm (Eastern time)

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Visitation

Monday, February 12, 2018

6:00 - 8:00 pm (Eastern time)

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Mass of Christian Burial

Tuesday, February 13, 2018

Starts at 11:00 am (Eastern time)

St. Joseph Catholic Church

936 Lake St, Kalamazoo, MI 49001

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Guestbook

Visits: 16

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree