John J. Petkiewicz, age 92, passed away on June 18, 2017.

He was born in Wilmington, DE to the late Hipolit and Konstancja Petkiewicz.
John was a WWII Army veteran serving in Europe. He worked various jobs throughout his life, finally retiring in 1983 from the Chrysler Corp. John was an avid outdoorsman who enjoyed hunting, fishing, crabbing and spending time with his family and friends.

He was preceded in death by his wife of 28 years, Margaret Petkiewicz, his siblings, Edwin Petkiewicz, Alfreda Bisio, Wanda Kempczynski, Sophia Shuman, Ferdinand Petkiewicz, Dolores Forgione and Richard Petkiewicz. John is survived by his sister, Alberta Coulbourn and his brother, Benjamin Petkiewicz, his children, John Petkiewicz, Jr. and Doris Keen (Robert) and his granddaughter, Amy Keen.

A viewing will be held for family and friends on Friday, June 23, 2017 from 9:30-10:30 at the McCrery & Harra Funeral Home, 3710 Kirkwood Highway, Wilmington, DE 19808 where a service will follow at 10:30 a.m. Burial will be in All Saints Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to St. Matthews Catholic Church, 901 E. Newport Pike, Wilm., DE 19804 or Delaware Kidney Fund, Park Plaza, Suite 10B, 1100 Lovering Ave., Wilm., DE 19806 or Wounded Warrior Project, P.O. Box 7598517, Topeka, KS 66675.