John Feleki

John A. Feleki, 87, of Francesville, IN went home to be with the Lord on Friday, December 24, 2021. John was born on January 17, 1934 in Chicago, IL to the late Henry and Suzanna Hegyi Feleki.  On January 27, 1968, in LaPorte, IN John married Gail Smith Powell.  Gail died on August 30, 2021.

John was a 1952 graduate of Wheatfield High School. He was a retired farmer. John was a member of the Francesville First Christian Church for over 40 years. He enjoyed golfing, hunting,  fishing, and collecting arrowheads. John was a football and basketball fan, especially Purdue sports. He enjoyed traveling and going on cruises. John and Gail spent many years wintering in Florida. He will be dearly missed by all who knew and loved him.


He is survived by:

Denise (Rick) Allen, Monticello, IN  Daughter

Kimberly Powell, Arlington, VA  Step-Daughter

4 Grandchildren

Scott Allen

Jessica (John) Howard

Kerri (Drew) Arnold

Jenny Raeke

9 Great Grandchildren

Esther Kessinger       Sister

Many Nieces and Nephews


Preceded in death by:

Henry and Suzanna Hegyi Feleki  Parents

Gail Smith Feleki     Wife

Sharon Feleki  Infant Daughter

James Feleki    Brother




Visitation will be from 10 AM – 12 Noon EST Thursday, December 30, 2021 from 10 AM-12 Noon EST at the Francesville First Christian Church.


Funeral Services will be held at 12:00 Noon EST Thursday, December 30, 2021 at the Francesville First Christian Church with Pastor James Ketchen officiating.


Burial will take place at Independence Cemetery in Medaryville, IN.


The family requests that Memorial Contributions may be made to Francesville First Christian Church.

The family requests that all visitors please wear masks.

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Arrangements have been entrusted to Frain Mortuary Querry-Ulbricht Chapel in Francesville, IN