On Nov. 18, 2018, John Soltysik passed away at the age of 85 in Orange County, Florida. He was formerly a long-term resident of Lake Carmel, NY and New York City.
He will be remembered by his sister; Nadia Soltys of Carmel, NY, and his nieces; Stacey Sellaro of Winter Garden, FL and Nadine Buwalda of Wayne, NJ.
He was a veteran of the U.S. Air Force and served for 4 years. He then joined the FDNY until he retired after 33 years of service. He loved his career as a NY fireman and frequently stated that the FDNY was his extended family.
A Mass has been scheduled in memory of John on Friday May 24th, 2019, at 10:30 am at St. James Church in Carmel, NY and his Interment will follow at St. Sebastian Columbarium for his final resting place.