Jonathan A. Kowalchuk Obituary

Jonathan A.  Kowalchuk
Jonathan A. Kowalchuk

September 30, 1990 - August 22, 2018
Born in Somerville, New Jersey
Resided in Bridgewater, New Jersey


Jonathan A. Kowalchuk “Jon”, 27, passed away after suffering a heart attack while playing basketball with his nephews and friend Alex Porras. He passed away peacefully surrounded by the love of his family on Wednesday night, August 22, 2018.

He was born in Somerville, NJ. He spent his childhood in Bridgewater, where he grew up with close friends and family. Jon loved to fish, listen to music, laugh, and befriended everyone. He loved animals, especially his dogs. Jon had a huge heart and infectious laugh. He was loving and compassionate in his life.

Jonathan was preceded in death by his maternal grandfather, George Guydos.

Surviving are his loving mother Darlene Guydos, his father, Steven Kowalchuk, maternal grandmother, Patricia “Nawna” Guydos, siblings, Krystal Guydos, and husband John, Jesse Kowalchuk and wife Brittany, his nephews and nieces, Dan-El, Mayson, Skye, and Bailey, Aunts and Uncles, Cheryl “Sissy” Rouse, Debra “Debbie” Bergh and husband Bob, Gary Guydos and a lot of cousins and friends whom he loved and cherished. His pitbull’s, Champ and Rocky, whom he adored and made his day complete.

Visitation will be held on Monday, August 27, 2018 from 5:00 to 8:00pm at the VanArsdale Funeral Home, 111 North Gaston Avenue, Somerville, New Jersey 08876.

Eulogy and Funeral Services will be held from 7:30 to 8:00pm.

All are welcome to Jon’s celebration of life after the funeral at 8:30pm at the Elks Lodge, 305 E. 2nd street, Bound Brook, NJ 08805

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Bruce C. Van Arsdale Funeral Home
111 North Gaston Avenue
Somerville, NJ US 08876
Monday, August 27, 2018
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Bruce C. Van Arsdale Funeral Home
111 North Gaston Avenue
Somerville, NJ US 08876
Monday, August 27, 2018
8:00 PM


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