80 years. Passed away peacefully with his loving family at his side on September 12, 2017. Beloved husband of Kata (Kroslak). Loving father of Jerry (Elisabeth) Valentik, Lydia (Marty) McCloskey. Loving "Stariapo" of Cindy (Dragan) Isakov, Christine (Michael) Pohanka, Marty (Krystle) McCloskey, Michael McCloskey and the late Daniel Valentik. Loving "Stariapo" of Erika, Joshua, Hailey, Lauren, Noah, Seth and Lucas. Dear brother of Kata Cesko. Visitation at Gerald A. Smith Funeral Home 197 King St. W. Harrow Friday 2-5 & 7-9 p.m. A service to celebrate John's life will be held at the funeral home on Saturday September 16, 2017 with visitation from 10 a.m. until the time of service at 11:00 a.m. with the Clergy of the Apostolic Christian Church officiating. Interment at Colchester Memorial Cemetery. You may send your online condolences at www.geraldasmith.ca.