John "Jack" Slifko

May 6, 1943 ~ October 4, 2021 (age 78)


SLIFKO - John J. “Jack”, 78; Johnstown, passed away on October 4, 2021 at Arbutus Park Manor.  Born May 6, 1943 in Johnstown, son of John and Margaret “Peg” (Krouse) Slifko.  Preceded in death by parents; and brothers, Andrew and Robert Slifko.  Survived by loving wife, of 51 years, Anna Marie “Annie” (Geiser) Slifko of Johnstown; daughter, Amy Barkhimer and husband Gary of Johnstown; and son Ray Slifko and wife Christina of Bristol, PA.  Also survived by grandchildren, Evan and Emily Barkhimer.  Retired Utility Salesman. Jack was a member and officer of the Johnstown Rifle and Pistol Club; and life member and regional coordinator for the NRA.  He enjoyed camping, and his Cadillac automobile.  He was a platelet donor at the American Red Cross.  A member of St. Mary’s Byzantine Catholic Church.  There will be no public visitation; however, all are welcome to attend Funeral Mass on Thursday at 12 noon, at the St. Mary’s Byzantine Catholic Church, the Rev. Msgr. Raymond A. Balta.  Committal will follow at Benshoff Hill Cemetery.  Arrangements by Francis G. Ozog Funeral Home Inc., Broad Street.  In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the St. Jude Children’s Hospital in memory of Jack Slifko.  Online condolences may be sent at

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Funeral Mass
October 7, 2021

12:00 PM
St. Mary Byzantine Catholic Church (Power St, Johnstown)

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