John J. Gawronski, age 73, passed away unexpectedly on October 6, 2021. Born on March 23, 1948 in Toledo, Ohio, to the late Eugene and Casmira Gawronski.
He is survived by his wife of 52 years, Carol; children, Matthew Gawronski, Stephen (Zanetha) Gawronski, Stephanie Gellerstedt, and Thomas (Rebecca) Gawronski. He leaves behind three sisters, six brothers, seven grandchildren, and numerous nieces and nephews.
John was in the U.S Air Force and retired from the Columbus Fire Department after 39 years of service. He had a passion for building, karaoke, and making people laugh. He will be missed by his loving family and many friends.
Friends and family may visit the DWAYNE R. SPENCE FUNERAL HOME 650 w. Waterloo St., Canal Winchester, OH 43110 on Thursday, October 14, 2021 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. A graveside service will follow the calling hours at St. Joseph Cemetery on Thursday 6440 S. High St., Lockbourne, OH 43137. In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made in John’s name to NAMI (National Alliance on Mental Illness) 4301 Wilson Blvd., Suite 300 Arlington, VA 22203.