John S. Brofka, 71, of Swansea, Illinois, born Saturday, January 17, 1948, in Baltimore, MD, passed away Friday, March 22, 2019, at his residence in Swansea, Illinois.
John was a Computer Security Specialist for the U.S. Department of Defense. He was a veteran of the Air Force and served in the Vietnam War. He and his wife, Jane, were married on September 10, 1970. He had a lifelong interest in space exploration, reading, and current events.
He was preceded in death by his:
Parents: Edward and Theresa, nee Kopaich, Brofka
Surviving are his:
Wife: Jane, nee Chen, Brofka of Swansea, IL
Daughter: Marsha J. (Husband Jan) Brofka-Berends of Exton, PA
Son: Mark J. Brofka of New York City, NY
Granddaughter: Sylvia J. Brofka-Berends of Exton, PA
Sister: Christine Wach of Baltimore, MD
Memorials: Memorials may be made to the St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital.
Visitation: Visitation will be held from 4:00 pm to 7:00 pm, Wednesday, March 27, 2019, at Kurrus Funeral Home.
Services: Private family interment will be at Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery, St. Louis, Missouri.