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John D. Zitek

John D. Zitek, age 78, of Countryside, formerly of Stickney. Retired Village of Stickney Police Chief (15 years) and Chicago Police Department Sergeant (32 years). U.S. Navy Korean War Veteran. Beloved husband of Gloria nee Skender, loving father of John Jr. and Ron (Michele, fiancee), cherished grandfather of Brittany and Briana, dear brother of the late Daniel Zitek, fond uncle to many. John was a member of the Stickney American Legion Post #687, Berwyn Masonic Lodge A.F. & A.M. #839, Medinah Shriners, A.A.S.R. Northern Masonic Jurisdiction, Chicago Police Sergeants

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Glor and Jon, My deepest sympathies regarding John. I remember him as being a strong but loving man. My heart goes out to you and your family. May God give you peace and healing.

Pat Grahn May 15 2013 9:58 AM

Ron, Your dad was a great guy! They sure dont make em like that anymore. Im especially going to miss talking to him and listening to his war stories. He reminded me so much of my dad. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. MT

Mike Tardi May 14 2013 12:19 PM

Ron, You and your family are remembered in thought and prayer for the strength and comfort of God to overshadow you. Amelia S. Flemming ATF

Amelia Flemming May 14 2013 11:54 AM