Cover photo for John R. Prochaska's Obituary
John R. Prochaska Profile Photo
1952 John 2022

John R. Prochaska

July 25, 1952 — October 10, 2022

Liverpool

John R. Prochaska, 70, of Liverpool, passed away Monday, October 10th at Upstate University Hospital. John was born in Fair Lawn, New Jersey to the late George F. and Marie W. (Sprock) Prochaska. He was a graduate of Fair Lawn High in 1970 and received his associate degree from Concordia College in Bronxville, NY. From there, John attended Upsala College in East Orange, NY where he earned his Bachelors’ Degree in History and Business. He later studied Mortuary Science at Simmons Institute of Funeral Service in 2006 and became a board-certified Funeral Director in New Jersey in 2007.

John retired in 2019 after 25 years as a Network Telecommunications Specialist for AT& T in New York and New Jersey. He was a member of the Lutheran Layman’s League, Lutheran Emergency Response Services. He enjoyed traveling domestic and internationally with his wife, Kathy. John was a member of Grace Lutheran Church in Canastota.

In addition to his parents, John was predeceased by his brother, James in 2017.

John is survived by his wife, the former Kathy (Hutsebaut) of Liverpool; and by his nieces and nephews.                           

Friends may call on Wednesday from 4:00 - 6:00 PM at Krueger Funeral Home, 2619 Brewerton Rd., Mattydale, with a Funeral Service following at 6:00 PM. Burial will be Friday, 11:00 AM, in George Washington Memorial Park Cemetery, 234 Paramus Rd., Paramus, NJ 07652.
To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of John R. Prochaska, please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

Past Services

Visitation

Wednesday, October 12, 2022

4:00 - 6:00pm (Eastern time)

Plant Tree

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Funeral Service

Wednesday, October 12, 2022

6:00 - 6:30pm (Eastern time)

Plant Tree

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Graveside Service

Friday, October 14, 2022

11:00am - 12:00pm (Eastern time)

George Washington Memorial Park

234 Paramus Rd, Paramus, NJ 07652

Plant Tree

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Visits: 306

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree