Passed away Saturday, July 31, 2021. Preceded in death by his wife, Chau; parents, Abby and John Unz Jr.; brother, Lawrence Unz, niece, Lisa Tyson and his God daughter and niece Lori Unz. Survived by his children, J.V. (Ann) Unz IV and Heidi (Roger) Johnson; grandchildren, Jonathan (Onyetta) Unz, Nicole Unz, Arianna, Jonah and Damien Rose; and great-grandchild, Channing Unz-Kitner. Dear brother of Karen (Frank) Larson, Valerie (Mike) Kowalczyk, Judy Unz and sister-in-law, Gwen Unz.
Visitation at Krause Funeral Home, 9000 West Capitol Drive, Milwaukee on Thursday, August 12, 2021 from 1:00 PM – 3:45 PM. Jobs Daughters Living Cross and Masonic Service at 4:00 PM from the Henry L. Palmer Grand Lodge F. & A. M. #301. Military Honors to follow. Entombment at Arlington Park Cemetery Friday, August 13, 2021.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Shriners Hospital for Children or St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.
John proudly served in the U.S. Air Force. He retired from Allen Bradley after many years of service as an Electrical Draftsman. He was very active in the Henry L. Palmer Grand Lodge F. & A.M. #301, and also served as Past Associate Guardian of Jobs Daughters Bethel #2. John loved his role as Plum the Clown at Shriner events.