He was born on July 24, 1934, a son of the late Adam and Lucy Gobel Kiaski.
He was the owner and operator of Johnny's Gulf for nearly 50 years; former Mt. Pleasant Mayor, Water Board member, avid mechanic and drag racer, and huge Steeler fan.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his sister, Shirley Reynolds.
John is survived by his wife, Janet Koran Kiaski; a son: Dale Kiaski (Annette), two daughters: Diane Sells and Denise Rusiecki (Robert), stepson; Richard Stemkowski (Christina), sister: Barbara Jean Tokar (Bill); brother: Billy Kiaski (Jackie); brother-in-law: Lou Reynolds; his best friend, Jason Kovalski; several nieces, nephews and grandchildren.
Friends are invited to a Memorial Service at Friends Church, Mt. Pleasant, on Saturday, October 6, 2012 at 1 p.m., Rev. Wayne Ickes, officiating.
The family is being assisted by Wilson Funeral Home, 154 Second Street, Dillonvale, OH.
Offer online condolences at www.wilsonfuneralhomes.com.