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Jon L. Gorski

February 3, 1947 November 30, 2018
Jon L. Gorski
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Obituary for Jon L. Gorski

Jon Gorski, ACǾOQ, 71, died Friday, November 30, 2018, at the Hospice House of Mercy in Hiawatha. A memorial service will be held at 2:00 p.m. Sunday, December 16, 2018, at the Shellsburg American Legion. A time of fellowship will follow until 4:00 p.m.
Jon was born on February 3, 1947, in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, the son of Norbert and Esther Gorski.
Jon’s life was very active over the years. He was a radio engineer/host, pilot, electrical engineer, Collins tech, blacktop and cement paving, sand and rock business, well drilling (oil/water/gas), worked and helped build tug boats, interest in ships on the Great Lakes, train engineer, master mechanic for railroads, consulting and towing.
His hobbies over the years included the Mount Pleasant Old Threshers, Boone Scenic Railroad, and having his amateur radio license. He was active in the Noon Forum on 40 meters, Benton County Club/Net and CVARC in Cedar Rapids.
Jon had lots of business associates and friends: THANKS TO ALL.
Jon is survived by his wife of 50 years, Kathy Gorski; one daughter, Joan; three grandsons: Josh, Nic and Alex; and one brother, Brian Gorski.
He was preceded in death by his parents and one brother, Scott Gorski.

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2:00 PM 12/16/2018 2:00:00 PM
American Legion Post 166

114 Main St. SW
Shellsburg, IA 52332

American Legion Post 166
114 Main St. SW Shellsburg 52332 IA
United States

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