Wake: Friends may call on Monday, December 1st , from 9Am to 11Am at the Collins Funeral Home, 92 East Avenue, Norwalk CT. Interment will be private for the family. Contributions: Donations in John’s name can be made to the Disabled American Veterans Club, 25 Segar Street, Danbury, CT 06810.

John Jay Virgulak


May 19, 1947 - November 21, 2014

John Jay Virgulak, age 67, passed away peacefully in his home on November 21, 2014. He was born in Norwalk on May 19, 1947 and for the past 30 years lived in Danbury.

John worked for many years at Perkin Elmer Corporation as a software Engineer where he worked on the development of the Hubble Telescope. At age 65 he retired from Sieman’s International Electronics Corporation.

He was predeceased by his father John Virgulak and his mother Grace Watson Virgulak. He is survived by his two Aunts Susan Sontra Virgulak and Ruth Watson also 7 first Cousins, Robert Virgulak, Louise Virgulak Galgano, Louis Bardos, Gail Bardos Myers, Stewart Keene, Pricilla Keene Rudamansky and Terry Watson Riley. He will be missed by his long time friend Susan Casey, his God Son Bobby Virgulak and many Friends at the Disabled American Veterans Club in Danbury where he was affectionately called JOHNNY LAKESIDE.

Friends may call on Monday, December 1st , from 9Am to 11Am at the Collins Funeral Home, 92 East Avenue, Norwalk CT. Interment will be private for the family.

In lieu of flowers, donations in John’s name can be made to the Disabled American Veterans Club, 25 Segar Street, Danbury, CT 06810.

  1. Good bye my friend. You have been taken from us much to soon. You were a good friend and always a joy to be with. I thank the Lord for giving me the opportunity to be your trusted buddy. I will miss you Johnny Lakeside.
    My condolences to the family.
    Sincerely,
    Randy Gile

    November 28, 2014
    Randy Gile -

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