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John Robert Sedgwick

February 8, 1944 – 
January 17, 2024
 (79years old)
A Celebration of Life will be held at Tiff Nature Preserve on June 29th, 2024 at 11am

Sedgwick – John Robert.

February 8, 1944 – January 17, 2024

Born in Syracuse, NY, the son of the late Clarence and Shirley (nee Smith) Sedgwick. John was the beloved husband of Mary “Priscilla” (nee Zugger) for 53 years. He was the proud and loving father of Dawn (Geoffrey) Buchan and Gregory (Kristi) Sedgwick and the extraordinary grandpa of Benjamin, Katherine and Timothy Buchan and Evan, Andrew and Jason Sedgwick.

John is also survived by his loving sister Anne (Frank) McCullough and many nieces, nephews, cousins as well devoted friends and neighbors . He was the brother-in-law of Patricia Bernard and Paul (Jean) Zugger.

A Celebration of Life will be held at Tiff Nature Preserve on June 29th, 2024 at 11am

In addition to devoting his life and love to his family, John served as a volunteer in several organizations including the Amherst Symphony Orchestra and the Food Shuttle of WNY. His special love was Tifft Nature Preserve where he enjoyed greeting visitors and engaging with children on school field trips.

John will be remembered as being a friend to all.

From rebuilding boat motors to transforming an attic into a second floor there wasn’t anything he couldn’t build or fix.

John was the prior owner of Advanced Sewer Cleaning.

Donations in John’s name may be sent to Tifft Nature Preserve, 1200 Fuhrman Blvd, Buffalo, NY 14203.

Arrangements made by DIETRICH FUNERAL HOME INC.

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