John J. Wasko Jr.

Nov 20 1948
Jul 13 2019
70 Years

John J. Wasko Jr., 70, of Coatesville, passed away on Saturday, July 13, 2019.  He was the husband of Carol S. Gay Wasko for over 47 years.   Born in Coatesville, he was the son of the late John and Edith Hassis Wasko.
John retired from the Embreeville Center where he had been employed as an electrical foreman for 38 years.

He enjoyed tinkering with stereos, listening to music, riding his motorcycle and heading to Turkey Hill at 3:00 a.m. daily.
He loved his family very much and was particularly fond of his little dog, Abby.

He is survived in addition to his wife by his children, William (Carol) Wasko , Martin Wasko, and Lora Leigh (Clayton) Gibbs, four grandchildren; Clayton Jr., Jake, Aaron and Jarek, and two great-grandchildren; Amari and Maylani.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend a memorial service on Friday, July 19, 2019, at 11:00 a.m. from the Wilde Funeral Home, Parkesburg, with a visitation time from 10:00 until service time.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made to the Chester County Association for the Blind, 71 S. 1st Ave. Coatesville, PA 19320, or the American Cancer Society, PO Box 22478, Oklahoma City, OK 73123.
Online condolences can be made at

Service Date: 
Jul 19 2019 - 11:00am
Service Location: 
Wilde Funeral Home- 434 Main St., Parkesburg, PA, 19365


Carol I'm so sorry to see the passing of John. Our prayers are with you and the family. He was a good friend and a good man. He will be missed. He is heaven now and at piece. I will be thinking of you and the kids in my prayers. Again I'm sorry. Carol Hanna

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I am so sorry to hear of John's passing.  My thought and Prayers go out to you and your family. Sorry i can't be there with you. I'm still out in TN helping my brother till the 19th. If there is any thing i can do to help you when i get back please let me know.  John was a good man. He will be missed by many.  God Bless you and keep you close and remember God's promise we'll see those who believe in Him again.  Love you Carol, Hugs  Kathy


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  Carol,   I’m sorry to hear about John   He was a great guy   My prayers go out to you an the kids   Don’t worry he’s up there watching over everyone   Hugs  love ya





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Carol and Family: Sorry to hear of the passing of John. John was a good friend and co-worker at Embreevile. Please know you are in my thoughts and prayers.Remember God is your strength and help in the time of need. God Bless you.

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Dear Bill & Lora Leigh,  We are so sorry for the passing of your father!  Our sincere condolences!  ~~Jeremy & Erica Pratt

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Carol and family , so sorry to hear about John .I feel your pain . Our condolences to you and your family .   Phyllis Short and family 


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