John T. "Jack" Stunkard, Sr., of Skippack, PA passed away on Friday, June 18, 2021 at his home. He was 91 years old.
He was born in Bridgeville, PA on June 25, 1929, the son of the late Samuel and Madalene (McNamara) Stunkard.
Jack was a longtime resident of Evansburg, PA before moving to Avalon, NJ and Skippack, PA, where he has lived since 2005. He was a parishioner of St. Eleanor Catholic Church of Collegeville. Prior to his retirement, Jack had a long career with Bell Telephone. He was a member of American Legion Post 4256 of Maderia Beach, FL, and VFW Post 7155 of Trappe, PA. He was a Phillies, Flyers and Steelers fan. Jack enjoyed winters in Dunedin, FL where he held season tickets to Phillies Spring Training.
He honorably served in the U.S. Air Force during the Korean War.
He is survived by his wife, Katherine (Manion) Stunkard of Skippack; two sons, Jack T. (& Jill) Stunkard, Jr. of Lower Frederick and Jeffrey Stunkard of Skippack; daughter, Margaret "Peggy" (& Don) Black of Skippack; three grandchildren, John, Victoria & Caitlin; and five great grandchildren, Hannah, Bennett, Daniel, Emilia, and Isla. He is also survived by many brothers-in-law and sisters in-law, as well as nieces and nephews.
Along with his parents, Jack was preceded in death by his son, Daniel Stunkard.
His Memorial Mass will be held on Thursday, June 24, 2021 at 11:30 AM in St. Eleanor's RC Church, 647 Locust Street, Collegeville, PA 19426. Relatives and friends are invited to the visitation on Thursday morning from 10:30 AM to 11:15 AM at the Church prior to Mass.
Interment will be private at a later date in Calvary Cemetery, West Conshohocken.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to The ALS Hope Foundation in honor of his son, Daniel J. Stunkard. Contributions may be made at https://www.alshf.org/.