ROCK SPRINGS– John “Jack” Richard Skorcz, 80, passed away Friday, May 10, 2019 at the Huntsman Cancer Center in Salt Lake City Utah.
He was a lifelong resident of Rock Springs, Wyoming and former resident of Eden Valley, Mr. Skorcz died following a sudden illness.
He was born in Rock Springs, Wyoming on September 26, 1938, the son of John Jacob Skorcz and Joy Frances McNalley Skorcz.
Mr. Skorcz attended schools in Rock Springs, Wyoming and was a Rock Springs High School graduate with the class of 1956.
He married Lilla Karlene Stout in Rock Springs, Wyoming on May 25, 1958.
Mr. Skorcz was the owner and operator of Skorcz Construction for many years and retired in 1998.
His interests included spending time with family, hunting, fishing and at their cabin up north.
Survivors include his wife Lilla Karlene Skorcz of Rock Springs; four sons Bob Skorcz and wife Karey of Rock Springs, Rick Skorcz and wife Dawn of Eden Valley, David Skorcz and wife Katie of Springfield, Nebraska and Dan Skorcz and wife Michelle of Rock Springs; one daughter Tammy Hoskinson of Rock Springs; three brothers Russ Skorcz of Lander, Wyoming, Don Skorcz of Farson, Wyoming and Fred Skorcz of Cheyenne, Wyoming; one sister Joan Kamatis of Punta Gorda, Florida; sixteen grandchildren and nineteen great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents and one great-grandchild.
Funeral Services will be conducted at 11 am Tuesday, May 21, 2019 at the Farson – Eden Community Center, 4039 US-191 N, Farson, Wyoming. Interment will be in the Eden Valley Cemetery. Friends may call at the Farson-Eden Community Center on Tuesday, one hour prior to services.
Condolences may be left at www.vasefuneralhomes.com.