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John Timko Jr.

August 3, 1934 ~ November 4, 2023 (age 89) 89 Years Old

John Timko Jr. Obituary

John Timko, 89, passed away Saturday, November 4, 2023. He is survived by loving wife and best friend, Mary Timko; children, Mark Timko, Scott Timko, Laura Salee and Charles Timko; grandchildren, Jessica Timko, Jonathan Timko, Daniel Timko, Zechariah Timko, Micah Timko, Lukas Salee and Connor Timko. John was also a grandfather-in-spirit to Franco, Giovanni, and Carmelina Komyatte. Preceded in death by parents, John and Josephine Timko.

John was a very giving and caring person. He loved fishing, carpentry, solving puzzle books and taking day trips with his beautiful wife and mother-in-law. He was a proud United States Army Veteran and member of the St. James the Less Catholic Church of Highland, IN.

Visitation will be Monday, November 6, 2023 at Hillside Funeral Home & Cremation Center, 8941 Kleinman Rd (one block south of Ridge Rd) Highland, IN from 3:00 pm to 7:00 pm with Father Gregory Bim-Merle leading a Prayer Service at 4:00 pm.

John frequently donated blood to the American Red Cross and the family asks in lieu of flowers, please consider donating a pint of blood in his honor.

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November 6, 2023

3:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Hillside Funeral Home & Cremation Center
8941 Kleinman Rd.
Highland, IN 46322

Prayer Service
November 6, 2023

4:00 PM
Hillside Funeral Home & Cremation Center
8941 Kleinman Rd.
Highland, IN 46322


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