John F. Bardocz, age 77, of Saline, passed away on Thursday, Dec. 27, 2012 at the Arbor Hospice Residence. He was born November 26, 1935 in Detroit, the son of George and Mary (Boldiszar) Bardocz. On February 26, 1972 he married Patricia (Perrier) Bardocz, and she survives.
John loved watching football and solving puzzles of all kinds. Most of all he loved his family.
Survivors in addition to his wife of 40 years include children James (Christine) Chene, Patricia Ann Chene, Douglas (Jennifer Elowitch) Chene, Laurent (Anita Henry) Chene, and Kenneth Chene. Other survivors include 14 grandchildren, 9 great-grandchildren, and numerous loving nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by a brother Art Bardocz, and brother-in-law John Seedott.
A memorial service will take place on Saturday, Jan. 5, 2013 at 3 p.m. at the Christ Our King Lutheran Church in Saline, with Pastor Thomas Schroeder officiating. A luncheon will follow the service. Memorial contributions may be made to the C.S. Mott Children’s Hospital in Ann Arbor. Envelopes will be available at the church. To leave a memory, for directions or for more information please visit www.rbfhsaline.com.