Obituaries » John Charles Schikner

John Charles Schikner

September 15, 1936 - March 31, 2017

Service: Visitation

Date: Thursday, April 06, 2017, 03:00 pm - 05:00 pm

Location : Harry H. Witzke's Family Funeral Home
4112 Old Columbia Pike Ellicott City MD, 21043

Service: Visitation

Date: Thursday, April 06, 2017, 07:00 pm - 09:00 pm

Location : Harry H. Witzke's Family Funeral Home
4112 Old Columbia Pike Ellicott City MD, 21043

Service: Memorial Service

Date: Friday, April 07, 2017, 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Location : Harry H. Witzke's Family Funeral Home
4112 Old Columbia Pike Ellicott City MD, 21043

Service: Inurnment

Date: Friday, April 07, 2017, 12:00 pm - 12:15 pm

Location : Crest Lawn Memorial Gardens
2150 Mount View Rd Marriottsville MD, 21104

John Charles Schikner
Sep. 15, 1936 – Mar. 31, 2017

John Schikner passed away suddenly on Friday night, March 31, 2017 at his home in Madison, AL. He is survived by his wife Lois of 56 years, son Jeff and his wife Misty from Madison, AL, son Robb and his wife Eliana from Dallas, TX, and grandchildren Haley, Michelle, Matthew and Sulijah. John was born in Baltimore MD on Sep. 15, 1936, hired into NCR Corporation, moved to Dayton, OH, and retired after 37 years as Director of Education. In his retirement, he built custom homes and was a consultant to a family-owned business. John moved to Madison in 2008, was a member of Asbury United Methodist Church, and spent time watching his grandchildren in school and sporting events. He will be missed by family and friends.

Visitation is at Harry H. Witzke’s Family Funeral Home in Ellicott City, MD from 3-5 and 7-9 pm on Thursday April 6. Services are Friday April 7 at
11 am at Harry H. Witzke’s Family Funeral Home, with interment to follow at Crest Lawn Memorial Gardens.

A memorial service will be held on Saturday April 22 at Asbury UMC in Madison, AL, with visitation from 3-5 pm and a service to follow.

In lieu of flowers, please send donations to Huntsville Hospital Foundation, Cardiac Rehab Fund, 101 Sivley Rd, Huntsville AL 35801.