John A. Mylenski, age 68, formerly of Brewster, NY, died Sunday, April 7, 2019, surrounded by his family.
John was born July 19, 1950, in Bronxville, NY to Albin and Harriet (Hoey) Myslenski.
A graduate of Salesian High School he attended Iona College in New Rochelle, NY.
John married the love of his life, Katharine Konrath on May 27, 1972, at the Church of the Immaculate Conception in Tuckahoe, NY.
John was a Network Engineer working with IBM and AT&T for 40 years, retiring in 2014.
As a youth, John had lived in the East Chester/Tuckahoe, NY area. He later lived with his family in Brewster, NY followed by the Carolinas. John and Katharine made St. Augustine their home these past 10 years.
Through the years, John enjoyed the camaraderie of his bowling league, the patience and concentration found during many golfing opportunities with friends and colleagues, and quiet moments at the beach stretched out with a good book. John enjoyed creating the occasional culinary delight.
Besides his wife Katharine of 46 years, John is survived by his daughters, Tara Mylenski Zantow (Keith), Danielle Mylenski-Graves (Robin); a sister, Margaret Jarosch (Reiner); a brother, Stephen Mylenski (Carolyn) and a sister-in-law, Carol Konrath Burnett. Grandchildren, nieces, nephews.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Tuesday, April 23, 2019, 10:30AM at St. Edwards ‘The Confessor’ Church in New Fairfield, CT. Friends may call at the Beecher Funeral Home, 1 Putnam Avenue, Brewster, NY on Monday, April 22, from 4:00pm to 7:00pm. A private entombment of the ashes at Ferncliff Cemetery, Hartsdale, NY will take place on Wednesday. www.beecherfuneralhome.com
Contributions in John’s memory be made to the American Lung Association. www.lung.org.