John Victor Pyka, age 86 of Nashville, Tn. passed away on April 9th, 2021. John loved adventure, and lived a life most people only dream of. He was a larger than life character who loved to have fun and to tell a good joke or story.
He was preceded in death by his parents, John and Josephine Pyka and his wife, Vera Sue Pyka.
He is survived by 3 sons; Duane (Sylvia) Pyka, John (Lorna) Pyka and James (Claire) Pyka; Nine Grandchildren; Jeremiah Pyka, Aleana Pyka, Miranda Pyka, Nicholas Pyka, Ainsley Pyka, Alexandria Pyka, Conner Pyka, Kadin Pyka and Kail Pyka, 9 great- grandchildren, 3 step great-grandchildren, sister Sally (Don) Primm, niece Michelle Primm and nephews Pat and Michael Primm.
A memorial service for family and friends will be conducted on Thursday, April 22 at 1:00 P.M. from the committal chapel at Sunset Hills Memory Gardens located at 7920 Frank Ave. NW in North Canton, Ohio.
Arrangements entrusted to the Anderson Funeral Home, 202 E. Main Street, Gallatin.
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