John Michael Kieszkowski

John Michael Kieszkowski, 54, passed away on Monday, December 7, 2020, at Northwest Health, La Porte.


John was born on September 11, 1966, in Louisville, KY, to John Kieszkowski and Miriam Lane.


On May 25, 2018 in La Porte, IN he married Sheila Miller, who survives.  Also surviving are his parents, John H. Kieszkowski of La Porte and Miriam Lane of La Porte; sister, Amy Miller-Kieszkowski of La Porte; brother, Adam Kieszkowski of La Porte; stepfather, Bill Foldenauer of La Porte; stepson, Jacob Sellers of La Porte; 4 nieces, Anna, Abby, Olivia, and Elizabeth; 1 nephew, Rylan; and 5 special cats, Basil, Jose, Tigger, Zoro, and Gizzy.


John was preceded in death by his grandparents, Casmir and Mildred Kieszkowski and Ward and Hildred Lane.


John was a computer operator for many years at ArcelorMittal.  He enjoyed guitars and "jam night" with his friends.  John had a special bond with his 5 cats.  Most importantly, John treasured his wife, Sheila.  He loved spending quality time with family and friends, who will miss him greatly.


Cremation has taken place with Cutler Funeral Home and Cremation Center, La Porte.  A private family service will take place at a later date.


Memorial contributions may be directed to the family c/o Sheila Kieszkowski, 2900 Monroe Street, La Porte, IN 46350.


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