John Shefczuk Jr.

Mr. John Shefczuk Jr., age 39, of Dopp Road, Sprakers, NY, town of Charleston entered into eternal rest unexpectedly on Wednesday, February 19, 2014, at his home. He will be dearly missed by his loving family and all of his friends at the Wal Mart Distribution Center in Sharon Springs, where he held the respected position of “Coach.” John is at peace with his loving wife Tanya Jean Crosier-Shefczuk in heaven.

He was born on April 16, 1974, in Long Island, a son of Dawn (Davidson) Shefczuk and the late John Shefczuk Sr. He was educated in Canajoharie schools. John loved to four-wheel, snowmobile, excavate and most simply put: “playing with his Big Toys.” John attended the culinary institute in Hyde Park. He was an awesome cook and was honored to have been raised upon a family farm.

He is survived by his beloved family: his mother, Dawn Virginia Shefczuk of Canajoharie; his siblings, Tammy Shefczuk Plows and her husband Mike, Natalia Shefczuk, Michael Shefczuk, Helen Emerson and her husband Tom, and Constance Shefczuk-Baxter and her husband Paul; his grandmother, Pastor Beverly Furey; many nieces, nephews and many surviving relatives of his dear wife the Tanya Crosier-Shefczuk family.

He was predeceased by his wife, Tanya on December 18, 2008; and his father, John Sr.

Relatives and friends are invited to pay their respects on Saturday, March 1, 2014, from 1:00 until 3:00 p.m. and from 6:00 until 8:00 p.m. at the Enea Family Funeral Home, 9 Center Street, St. Johnsville. John’s funeral will be officiated by the Reverend Beverly Furey at the conclusion of calling hours at 8 p.m. Spring interment will take place at a time convenient to his family in West St. Johnsville Cemetery.

His funeral arrangements are with The Enea Family Funeral Home, 9 Center Street, St. Johnsville, NY under the direction of Harry and Kevin Enea, funeral directors (518) 568-2300.

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