John H. Meholik

SEYMOUR — John H. Meholik, 40, of Seymour, entered peaceful rest after a brief illness on Saturday, July 6, 2019 in Seymour.

John was born August 11, 1978 in Derby, a son of Stanley and Gloria (Sawczuk) Meholik, Jr. of Seymour. He graduated from Nonnewaug High School, Class of 1997, majoring in mechanics and conservation/forestry. He also was a graduate of W.F. Kaynor RVT School in 1998. He was employed by Sikorsky Aircraft for many years. 

A jack of all trades, John was a welder, landscaper and tree harvester who will be remembered for his love of the outdoors.

Besides his parents, he leaves his brother, Michael M. Meholik, Sr., and his wife, Pam; his aunts and uncle, Harriet Sawczuk and Karen Larrivee and her husband, Lucien; his sisters-in-law, Lynne Meholik and Heidi Meholik; his nephews, Christopher, Michael Jr., and Kyle.; his cousins, Ann Marie Sawczuk, Leslee Kolenda and her husband, Adam, and Matthew Larrivee; and his great cousins, Allison and Bennett Kolenda.

He was predeceased by his grandparents, Harry and Ann (Huzi) Sawczuk and Stanley and Ann (Russell) Meholik, Sr.; his brother, Stanley “Stosh” Meholik, III; and a nephew, Keith Meholik.

Prayer services took place July 13 at the Ralph Hull Funeral Home, 161 West Church St., Seymour. Interment followed in Mountain Meadows Cemetery, Seymour.

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