He was born August 11, 1946, in Grand Haven to Bruno and Anna (Klimo) Olechnowicz. John worked in maintenance for Grand Haven Board of Light and Power. He was a member of St. Patrick – St. Anthony Catholic Church. John loved hunting, fishing, and watching all Michigan college and professional sports teams play.
He is lovingly remembered by his daughter, Angela Toher of Muskegon; his son, John William (Savy) Olechnowicz of Grand Haven; two grandchildren, Hunter and Molly; his sister, Anelia Wilson of Grand Haven, and brother, Bruno (Sophie) Olechnowicz of Grand Haven; and numerous nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by three brothers: Joseph, Richard, and Michael.
A private family service will be held at a later date. Memorial contributions to St. Patrick – St. Anthony Catholic Church or the American Diabetes Association are appreciated. Share memories with the family at their online guest book at www.sytsemafh.com.