IRON MOUNTAIN - John R. Schahczinski, 41, of Iron Mountain, passed away unexpectedly on Saturday, Nov. 3, 2012, at Dickinson County Memorial Hospital.
He was born Dec. 1, 1970, in Menominee, son of the late Michael and Marion (Giese) Schahczinski. John graduated from Menominee High School in 1989.
He has been employed by WDM Enterprises in Menominee for the last 20 years as a HVAC technician. John married Alissa Schultz on Aug. 11, 2001, at the Four Seasons Club on Miscauno Island. He enjoyed hunting and fishing trips to Canada. John loved spending time with his boys and they enjoyed playing pool together.
He is survived by his wife, Alissa; two sons, Anthony and Ethan; a brother, Michael Schahczinski of Menominee; a sister, April Kitzinger of Marinette, Wis. and her children, Jamey Kitzinger and Sandra (Josh) Olive; his father-in-law and mother-in-law, Gary and Patsy Schultz; two brothers-in-law, Brian (Jodi) Schultz and their children, Brady, Nathan and Jacob and Justin (Anne) Schultz and their children, Joseph and Natalie; and several aunts, uncles, and cousins.
Visitation will be Thursday from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. at the Erickson-Rochon & Nash Funeral Home in Iron Mountain.
The funeral service will follow at 4 p.m. at the funeral home. Fr. Daniel Zaloga will officiate.
Condolences may be expressed to the family of John Schahczinski online at ernashfuneralhomes.com.
The family has entrusted the Erickson-Rochon & Nash Funeral Home of Iron Mountain with the funeral arrangements.