Obituary: John M. Korn, 86, of Milford

John M. Korn, age 86, of Milford, passed away Sunday, December 22, 2013 in his home.

He was born in Milwaukee, WI to the late John and Helen Julia Bondy Korn.

He proudly served in the US Navy during WWII and the Korean War and was employed as an upholsterer for Sikorsky Aircraft before retiring.

Mr. Korn is survived by his devoted daughter Debra Leser of Freeport, IL, brother Robert Korn of CA, sister Marie Greaves of England and several nieces and nephews.

Besides his parents, he is predeceased by his loving wife Claire Quinlisk Korn.

A graveside service will be held on Wednesday, January 8, 2014 in the Old Milford Cemetery with Deacon Richard Sennett at 10am. Smith & Sefcik Funeral Home, 135 N. Broad St., Milford is handling the arrangements.

Donations may be made in his name to the Shriners Hospital for Children, 516 Carew St., Springfield, MA 01104.

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