John M. Myszka

July 14, 1915 - Nov. 25, 2006

John M. Myszka, 91, of Sullivan, died Saturday, Nov. 25, 2006, at River Hills West Health Care in Pewaukee.

He was born July 14, 1915, in Gleason, the son of Michael and Josephine (nee Jabalinske) Myszka.

He married Clarissa P. Sarap on Nov. 2, 1940. John retired in 1977 from Dynex Co. in Pewaukee. A long-standing member of the Oconomowoc congregation of Jehovah’s Witnesses, John was ordained as a Jehovah’s Witness minister.

He is survived by his children, Wayne (Juanita) Myszka of Windmere, N.D., Dianne (Keith) Johnson of Oconomowoc and Daryl (Yvonne) Myszka of Sullivan; his grandchildren, Kari Abbey, Gina Carlson, Shari Myszka, Paul Johnson, Aaron Myszka, Nathan Johnson, Nicholas Johnson, Isaac Myszka and Eli Myszka; his great-grandchildren, Miranda, Wade, Koleman and Nicholas Myszka, Jon Mark, Briar Petermann, Josiah, Kyle, Kaitlan, Tiffany and Ashley Abbey and Jasmine, Morgan and Spencer Johnson; his great-great-grandchild, Molly Myszka; along with six brothers, five sisters, other relatives and friends.

He is predeceased by his wife, Clarissa; his grandson, Jon Wayne Myszka; and his great-great-grandson, Isreal Jon Myszka.

A visitation will be held from 5 p.m. until the 7 p.m. funeral service Wednesday, Nov. 29, at Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witness, 38230 Valley Road, Oconomowoc.

Pagenkopf Funeral Home is serving the family. For more information, call 567-4457 or visit