Family Login:

John (Jonas) Ezerskis

Obituary for John (Jonas) Ezerskis

September 19, 1951 - August 5, 2020
Bratenahl, Ohio | Age 68

Loving Husband, Brother, Uncle


John (Jonas) L. Ezerskis, age 68, was born in Paris, France September 19, 1951 to Petras and Brone of Lithuania and moved to the United States in 1953. He passed away peacefully Wednesday, August 5, 2020 at home with the love of his life, his wife Brigitte Janke of almost 40 years, by his side after a courageous battle with cancer. He was the cherished brother of Paul; Marie Hudgins (brother-in-law Steven) and nephew Andy (deceased) and Luke; Joseph,niece Mary E.;Tony(Antanas) and nieces Rebecca and Julie and nephew Nicholas.
He had a deep, preserving curiosity about the living earth, weather, and the wonders of nature. He attended Case Western Reserve University receiving a Bachelor of Science Degree in Geology in 1980. He completed a master's degree in Geology at the University of Toledo in 1988. He was employed in the field of environmental consulting, including assessing historical legacy sites. He passionately shared his knowledge and expertise with others while teaching courses in Geology at Cuyahoga Community College.
He traveled extensively with his wife in the United States and Europe. They particularly enjoyed visiting Saugatuck, Michigan. He was very passionate about his involvement with the Cleveland Lithuanian Choir Exultate which he joined in 2002 as a Bass Baritone. They performed concerts in Cleveland as well as other cities in the United States and Canada.
He and his passion for love and life will never be forgotten and will live on forever in our hearts.

CLICK HERE to record a private SENDHUGS message for the family.

All services will be private.

Recommended Local Florist

Message from the Family

We are very grateful to Darlene Patterson who helped care for John, offer support to Brigitte during his final days on earth.

Arrangements By

Busch Funeral and Crematory Services

114 Second Street
Elyria, OH 44035
Map  | Profile

View Phone Number
Email Us