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Date of Birth: November 13, 1951

Date of Death: July 11, 2022

John Joseph Czechowski, age 70, of Glendale, AZ passed away on July 11, 2022 surrounded by family. John was born November 13, 1951 in Buffalo, NY to Harry and Geraldine Czechowski. He was the oldest of 3 children. He worked alongside his wife at Lucent technologies/AT&T for 30 years and was able to see many different parts of the country living in New York, Arizona, Virginia, & Oklahoma. He loved trains and sports, especially hockey, and was an avid collector of coins and sports memorabilia. He was a devoted husband, father, grandfather, and brother who loved his family fiercely and will be missed by many. John is survived by his wife of 47 years, Victoria; his son John (Stephanie) Czechowski; his grandchildren Alyx (Nate), Mattie, Kristen, Jason, Lauren, & Ian; and his sisters Pat (Carl) Conner and Joanne (Roger) Hurni; as well as his niece, nephews, cousins and many great friends. He is proceeded in death by his parents, Harry and Geraldine Czechowski and his daughter and her husband Cathy & Matt Hirsch.

Service Information

The family will be planning a small celebration of life for close friends and family at a later date, more details to come.


In lieu of flowers the family is requesting donations in his honor to Arizona Autism United ( or The American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (