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November 10, 1959 – November 18, 2018

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Obituary for Michael Anthony Janchuk

Michael Anthony Janchuk, 59, of Pittsfield, MA, passed away November 18, 2018.

Born in Pittsfield on November 10, 1959, he was the son of Philip and Marion Para Janchuk.

A 1977 graduate of Taconic High School, he also received his Associates degree in Criminal Justice from Berkshire Community College.

Michael married the former Patricia Venturini on May 19, 1990.

He worked for 42 years, culminating his work as a project designer for Northeast Mechanical Fabricators, LLC. Michael’s family is deeply grateful for the kindness extended to him by his employer.

He was a communicant of St. Charles Church and was a volunteer for many years at the church. He was a craftsman who enjoyed wood working, painting, baking and cooking. He devoted his life to the care of his family.

He leaves his wife, Patricia Janchuk of Pittsfield; daughter Caitlyn Kline and husband Nick of Hinsdale; son Michael A. Janchuk, Jr., of Pittsfield; two sisters, Mary Ann Davis and husband Terry of Cheshire, Susanne Rice and husband Donald of Savannah, TN; two brothers, Philip Janchuk Jr., and wife Lena of Pittsfield and Paul Janchuk of Pittsfield; nieces and nephews, Christie, Rebeka, Bryan, Sean, Seth and Philip. He was predeceased by his niece, Jennifer.
Michael and his family would like to express their deep love and gratitude to his father-in-law, Anthony Venturini, who provided Michael with care and companionship daily.

FUNERAL NOTICE: Funeral services for Mr. Janchuk will be held, Wednesday, December 5, 2018 with a Liturgy of Christian Burial at 10:00am at St. Charles Church, celebrated by Rev. Peter A. Gregory, Pastor Emeritus. Calling hours will be held, Tuesday, December 4, 2018 from 4:00pm-7:00pm at Dery Funeral Home in Pittsfield. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in his name to St. Charles Church in care of the funeral home, 54 Bradford Street, Pittsfield, MA 01201.

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When December 4, 2018 4:00pm - 7:00pm
Dery Funeral Home
54 Bradford Street
Pittsfield, MA 01201

Service Information

December 5, 2018 10:00am
Rev. Peter Gregory
St. Charles Church
Briggs Avenue
Pittsfield, MA 01201
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