John E. Palecek

Birth Name John E. Palecek
Gender male
Age at Death 53 years, 9 months, 17 days


Event Date Place Description Sources
Birth May 10, 1884 Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, United States   1
Death February 27, 1938 Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, United States    


Relation to main person Name Birth date Death date Relation within this family (if not by birth)
Father Martin PalecekAugust 1850February 14, 1929
Mother Mary KozakDecember 1854between 1910 and 1920
    Brother     Frank Palecek August 30, 1875 August 10, 1937
    Brother     Charles Joseph Palecek January 30, 1877 March 1964
    Brother     James Palecek September 19, 1879 May 13, 1944
         John E. Palecek May 10, 1884 February 27, 1938
    Brother     Joseph Palecek August 22, 1886 July 19, 1963
    Brother     Edward Palecek January 31, 1890 about December 9, 1973


    Family of John E. Palecek and Minnie Schicht
Married Wife Minnie Schicht
Event Date Place Description Sources
Marriage 1903 Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, United States   2
Name Birth Date Death Date
Walter P. PalecekMarch 17, 1905June 9, 1918
Alice Palecekabout 1907


1920;Census Place: Cleveland Ward 14, Cuyahoga, Ohio; Roll T625_1366; Page: 12B; Enumeration District: 286;
at 7012 Lansing, two doors from his father and brother Charles

Palecek, John, 36, policeman, city
Minnie, 35
Alice, 13
All Birthplaces: OH OH OH

Name: Palecek, John E.
Date: Mar 1 1938
Source: Cemetery record; Cleveland Necrology File, Reel #062.
Notes: Palecek: John E., police sergeant, residence, 13706 Caine ave., beloved husband of Minnie (nee Schict), father of Alice Cipra, grandfather of Carol Ann, brother of Charles, James, Joseph Edward and the late Frank, Sunday. Remains at A. Nosek & Sons' Funeral Home, 3282 E. 55th at, until Wednesday, 11 a. m. Services at St. John's Evangelical Church, E. 55th and Magnet ave., Wednesday March 2, at 2 p. m. 3/2/1938. Age 53. Harvard Grove Cemetery Cleveland, Ohio.

Death Record
Name: John E. Palecek
Marital status: married
Born: May 10, 1884
Birthplace: Cleveland
Died: Feb 27, 1938
Age: 53y, 9m, 16d
Place of death: 13706 Caine Ave.
Cause of Death: left pneumonitis, left emphysema, leukemia, diabetes
Contributory cause:
Occupation: Police Sergeant, City of Cleveland
Father: Martin Palecek, born in Bohemia
Mother: Mary Kosak, born in Bohemia
Informant: Minnie Palecek, 13706 Caine Ave.
Buried: March 2, Harvard Grove Cemetery, Horak & Sons, E 55th St.


  1. Martin Palecek
    1. Mary Kozak
      1. Frank Palecek
      2. Charles Joseph Palecek
      3. James Palecek
      4. John E. Palecek
        1. Minnie Schicht
          1. Walter P. Palecek
          2. Alice Palecek
      5. Joseph Palecek
      6. Edward Palecek

Source References

  1. Ohio Deaths, 1908-1953
  2. Cuyahoga County Marriage Index