John V. Sedlacek, 75, of Navarre passed away peacefully to the Lord on Sunday June 2, 2019.
He was born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, on February 25, 1944, to the late John E. and Frances P. Jantosik-Sedlacek.
John was a US Air Force Veteran and a retired mining supervisor. After retirement he was employed by Gator Lakes Golf Course. He was an avid golfer and loved to play daily. Also, he was a member of the Senior Golf League. Additionally, he enjoyed nature, camping, fishing, wildlife and the great outdoors. John truly had a great love for life.
John was a loving husband to Evelyn Sedlacek for 50 years; and a loving father to his three children, Aaron Sedlacek (Tanya), Erica Griesemer, and Ayla Sedlacek-Smith. He was also survived by five grandchildren; and his brothers, David Sedlacek and Michael Sedlacek, from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania; along with numerous nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by two brothers, Larry Sedlacek and Edward Sedlacek; and a sister, JoAnn Lambermont.
Visitation will be held on Monday, June 10th from 2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m., and from 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. at Lewis Funeral Home, Navarre Chapel
Funeral Mass will be held at 11:30 a.m. Tuesday, June 11, 2019, at St. Peter Catholic Church in Mary Ester, FL.; followed by military honors and burial at Fort Barrancas National Cemetery in Pensacola, FL.
The family extends a special thank you to his many friends who have supported him during his illness and would also like to thank his compassionate Kindred Health Care team (FWB) whom cared for him over the course of the past two months.