Cover photo for John Cernoch's Obituary
John Cernoch Profile Photo
1934 John 2019

John Cernoch

October 13, 1934 — August 8, 2019

Poplar Grove, Illinois

John Henry Cernoch, 84 of Poplar Grove passed away on Thursday, August 8, 2019 at OSF St. Anthony’s Hospital in Rockford, Illinois.

He was born on October 13, 1934 to the late Benjamin and Maude Cernoch in Cleburne, TX.  John married Marjorie Polk on December 23, 1954 in Dallas, Texas.  He served in the U.S. Navy for 22 years until his retirement and then worked at Anchor for an additional 19 years as a maintenance mechanic.  He enjoyed bowling, golfing, watching westerns.

John is survived by his wife, Marjorie, his children; John Cernoch, and Carrie (Michael) Riviers, his grandchildren; Scott (Ona Koentopp) Cernoch, Alyssa (George) Abrahams, Katalin Wright, and Sara Cernoch, his great grandchildren; Audrina, Dylan, Terance, Lucy, Westley, Karlie, Phoenix, Henry, and Heaven.

He was preceded in death by parents, his brothers; Terry and Jim Cernoch, and his sisters; Ruth Withrow and Winona Walker.

Visitation will be from 11:00 a.m.to 1:00 p.m. on Friday, August 16, 2019 at Warren Funeral Home located at 1475 N. Cemetery Rd. Gurnee, IL.   Services will be at 1:00 p.m. on Friday at the funeral home.

Entombment will be at Warren Cemetery.

Warren Funeral Home is assisting the family.

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of John Cernoch, please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

Past Services

Visitation

Friday, August 16, 2019

11:00am - 1:00pm (Central time)

Warren Funeral Home, Cemetery & Mausoleum

1475 N Cemetery Rd, Gurnee, IL 60031

Plant Tree

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Funeral Service

Friday, August 16, 2019

Starts at 1:00pm (Central time)

Warren Funeral Home, Cemetery & Mausoleum

1475 N Cemetery Rd, Gurnee, IL 60031

Plant Tree

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Visits: 0

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree