John Peter Znak
Jan 12, 1948 – Aug 30, 2016
"Pappa" John Znak passed away suddenly due to complications from cancer in Olympia Washington, at the age of 68.
Surviving to mourn his death and cherish many fond memories are his loving wife of 49 years, Kathleen(Crandell) Znak, Daughter Paula (Znak) LaPine, grandsons, Brant LaPine (Amber)great-granddaughter, Tamara, grandson, Taylor LaPine, granddaughter, Makaila LaPine.
Daughter, Brenda(Znak)Sias,(Andy)grandson Jacob Sias, grandson, Matthew Sias.
Grand daughter Michelle Feris, granddaughter Erica(Feris) Blanton (Shawn), great granddaughters Aroura and Nevaeh, and grandson Gerald Feris.
John grew up in a large loving family of three sisters, Kathy Dalseg (Steve), Terry Olson (Dave), Deborah Znak and a brother Earl Znak (Char), several nieces and nephews.
John graduated from Tyee High school class of 1966. Was a volunteer fireman for Foster fire dist. 18 from 1969-87, in 1993 he was laid off from the Boeing company and spent the majority of his time taking care of his ailing parents. And traveled to Ikawa, Japan in 2000 and again in 2003.
John loved collecting clocks, camping, and spending time at the ocean.
John is proceeded in death by his parents, Jacob Znak and Mary Jo (Hendrickson)Znak, his daughter Tamara (Znak)Feris and nephew Jacob Earl Znak.
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