AUSTINTOWN - John Nakoneczie, 87, died at 6:55 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 28, 2014, at the Woodlands at Austin Woods in Austintown.
He was born June 8, 1927, in Youngstown, the son of John and Maggie Terlecky Nakoneczie.
John retired as a high lift operator from International Paper, and was a former member of St. Joseph Catholic Church in Austintown.
Survivors include a son, John of Austintown; a daughter, Rosemary Nakoneczie of Austintown; and a granddaughter.
He was preceded in death by his wife, the former Eileen A. Martin, and a daughter, Annemarie Nakoneczie.
In accordance with John's wishes, private arrangements have been entrusted to the Ohio Cremation and Memorial Society in Niles.