John E. “Uncle Jack” Longhini

January 10, 1926 - February 4, 2020

Age 94, of Wyoming, NY passed away on February 4, 2020 at the Wyoming County Nursing Facility in Warsaw.

He was born January 10, 1926 in Cuylerville, NY son of the late Joseph and Wilhelmina Fisher Longhini. Jack was employed for many years as an electronic technician at the Sylvania Company in Batavia. He was a proud veteran of the US Army having served during World War II. Jack was a graduate of Niagara Falls High School and was a longtime member of St. Michael’s Church in Warsaw and the Bostian-Rowe American Legion Post in Wyoming. Jack was also a partner with his late brother, Don Longhini in a poultry farm for several years.

Jack enjoyed walking, dancing and watching old movies. He enjoyed spending time outdoors and puttering around the yard. He was an avid John Wayne fan and Buffalo Bills fan.

Surviving are his nieces and nephews, Nancy (Jerry) Grisewood of Warsaw, Douglas (Rayelynn) Longhini of New Bern, NC, Lana (Jack) Bradbury of LeRoy, Richard (Tara) Longhini of Silver Springs, Madelyn (James) Stradford of Rogue River, OR, Barbara (the late Corky) Upright of Warsaw, Joseph (Kate) Longhini of Dansville, Ronald (Melody) Longhini of Wyoming, NY; cousins, Robert (Penny) Fisher of Wyoming, NY, Shannon Fisher of Perry; several great nieces and nephews and great great nieces and nephews. He was the brother of the late Ernest Longhini and Donald Longhini and uncle of the late Ernest Longhini, Jr.

Friends may call Sunday, February 9 from 12 – 2 PM at the Robinson & Hackemer Funeral Home, 246 N. Main St., Warsaw. An American Legion service and military honors will take place following visitation at 2 PM. Following military honors, Jack’s memorial service will be conducted by Rev. Michael LaMarca. Burial will be in St. Michael’s Cemetery, Warsaw at a later date. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Wyoming Hook & Ladder Company, Wyoming, NY 14591 or the Warsaw Rescue Squad, PO Box 22, Warsaw, NY 14569.

Important Dates

February 9, 2020 : Calling hours John E. “Uncle Jack” Longhini - 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM

February 9, 2020 : Memorial service for John E. “Uncle Jack” Longhini - 2:00 PM

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Feb 8.20 from Nancy B. Aiken:

With deep sympathy to Uncle Jack’s passing to all the family. A GREAT gentleman/ patriot/friend and very inspirational about life & living. He will be missed.

Feb 7.20 from Shannon Fisher:

Cousin Jack u will be sadly missed your sense of humor was amazing hoping God has enough Hershey Chocolate bars.

Feb 7.20 from Gleba family:

Jack was a very special person.  He will be missed.  Anytime I saw him he would make me smile.  Our thoughts and prayers are with you and the family

Feb 6.20 from Patricia O'Brien:

I had the Great honor of meeting this gentleman unfortunately later in his life but enjoyed the times we saw each other. It was truly an Honor and a Privilege to meet this truly remarkable Gentleman . Rest in Peace you earned it Uncle Jack

Feb 6.20 from K. Bishop:

Best wishes from your Great grand nephew. Ernest Joseph Longini

Feb 6.20 from Madelyn Stradford:

I have fond memories of Uncle Jack. He was loving and a fun Uncle. So blessed to have had him in our lives. May the Good Lord comfort him in his new walk in life.
God Blessed us with an amazing man. God Bless you Uncle Jack. We loved you then and now we reminisce with loving memories. Love your W. Coast niece…Madelyn

Feb 5.20 from Paul F Welch:

Will be missed walking up and down the road