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John  Reznik Sr.
John Reznik Sr.

November 14, 1927 - April 30, 2019
Born in South Bound Brook, NJ
Resided in Montague, New Jersey


John Reznik, Sr., 91, of Montague, formerly of Bridgewater, died Tuesday, April 30, 2019, at the Barn Hill Care Center in Newton.
John was born and raised in South Bound Brook, he was a resident of Bridgewater from 1961 to 2000, and most recently lived in Montague. He served in the US Navy during the World War II Era. John was a self-employed Ceramic Tile Contractor in Bridgewater for many years prior to his retirement at age 75.
John was a member of the Green Knoll Fire Company in Bridgewater and a life member of the Somerville Elks #1068. He was also a member of the American Legion Post 507, the Montague Fire Department Fire Police, and the Triad-Sheriffs Department of Montague. John also volunteered for Habitat for Humanity.
John was predeceased by his parents, Wasyl and Katherine (nee Shum) Reznik; his brother, Nicholas Rasnak; and his sister, Julia Harabin. He is survived by his wife of 70 years, Lucille (nee Borawsky) Reznik of Montague; his sons, John Reznik, Jr. of Franklin, WV, Tom Reznik and wife, Karen, of Dayton, VA, James Reznik and wife, JoAnn, of Hillsborough, NJ, Bruce Reznik of Hillsborough, NJ, and Brian Reznik, Sr. and wife, Marita of Stillwater, NJ; his grandchildren, Diane Reznik, John Reznik III, Michael Reznik, Wayne Reznik, Casey Reznik, Brian Reznik, Jr., Holly Reznik, Hannah Reznik, Adam Reznik, Travis Reznik, and Lauren Reznik. He is also survived by his great-grandchildren, Hailey and Carly Tarnoski, Juliet Wallace, and Henry, Caroline, and Stella Reznik; and his niece, Joyce Rasnak-Speri.
A Memorial Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11 a.m. on Friday, May 10, 2019, at St. Thomas the Apostle R.C. Church, 210 Rt. 206, Sandyston, NJ. John will be laid to rest in the Northern NJ Veterans Memorial Cemetery in Sparta.
Arrangements are under the direction of Wood Funeral Home 16 Main Street, Branchville, NJ. Online condolences may be made at

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St. Thomas the Apostle R.C. Church
210 Route 206 North
Sandyston, NJ 07826
Friday, May 10, 2019
11:00 AM
Northern New Jersey Veterans Memorial Cemetery
75 North Church Road
Sparta Township, NJ 07871
Friday, May 10, 2019

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