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John Ciszewski

Tuesday, July 22, 2003

John Harold Ciszewski, 65, of Mammoth Spring died July 7, 2003.

Born June 14, 1938, in Chicago, he was the son of Edna Halsten Ciszewski and John Ciszewski.

He was a member of the Chicago Police Department for 27 years (K-9 and homicide divisions). He was a former co-owner of Lakeview Dinette in Cherokee Village and a former district director of VFW Illiana Post 220 in Chicago.

He was a veteran of the U.S. Army having served during the Korean War. He was a member of Cherokee Village Lutheran Church, Elks Lodge, Veterans of Foreign Wars, American Legion and Retired Chicago Police Association.

Survivors include his mother, Edna Halsten Ciszewski of Sarasota, Fla.; his wife, JoAnn Ciszewski of Mammoth Spring; a son, Jon R. Ciszewski of Chicago; two daughters -- Ronda Ciszewski of Fort Lauderdale, Fla., and Renee Rich of Crown Point, Ind.; a stepson, Calvin Bush of Sussex, Wis.; three stepdaughters -- Wendy King of Mammoth Spring, Sue Laybourn of Markesan, Wis., and Wanda Halley of Kenora, Ontario, Canada; seven grandchildren; a great-grandchild; nine stepgrandchildren; seven stepgreat-grandchildren; and a brother, William D. Ciszewski of Sarasota.

He was preceded in death by his father and a son, Robert J. Ciszewski.

The funeral was July 20 at Cherokee Village Lutheran Church with the Rev. Joan Ewaldsen officiating.

Memorials may be made to Cherokee Village Lutheran Church Fund.