Thursday July 12, 2018.  Loving husband of Patricia Hlavaty (nee: Sullivan) of 50 years.  Dear father of John (Karen) Hlavaty; Jackie (Gary) Blankenship; Jerry (Jodi) Hlavaty;Jenny (Shon) Sadler and Joe (Chelsie Naumann) Hlavaty.  Dearest Grandfather of Shaun, Blake, Josh, Hannah, Garrett, Gracie, Hayden, Olivia.  Great Grandfather of Landon, Tylan, Alexander, Liam, Easton, Kathryn and Joshua.  He is a Brother, Uncle, Cousin, Brother-in-law and friend to many.  John faithfully served his country in the United States Navy.  He also wanted a Viking Funeral.

Funeral from Kutis Affton Chapel 10151 Gravois Rd. Monday, July 16 at 10:00 a.m.  Interment at Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery.  Visitation will be Sunday from 3:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.