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Jon Wayne “JW” Strunk

September 21, 1944 - May 19, 2021


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    Deborah Schaefer says

    I dated JW for awhile—great guy and a lot of funny, he never was without that ☺ –heaven has gained a angel !

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Jon Wayne Strunk “JW”, 76, passed away on May 19, 2021. He was born on September 21, 1944, to John and Pauline Strunk in Evansville, Indiana.

Jon was known as J the Mustang Man. He was a race track fanatic. He had a love for Ford trucks, Mustangs, and drag racing. His life revolved around the vehicles, it was his true passion. He enjoyed dancing. He worked at Amax Coal (Ayrshire Mine), and Ryder Truck Rental for many years. He will be greatly missed.

Jon was preceded in death by his parents John and Pauline Strunk.

Jon is survived by his brother Rodger (Phyllis) Strunk; cousins Gregg (Vicki) Silke, Randy (Patti) Silke; nephew Larry Joe (Peggy); nieces Angie, and Kimberly (John); 6 great nieces and nephews; and special friend Wanda (Mustang Sally) Zuelly.

Visitation will be from 12 pm until the time of service at 2 pm on June 16, 2021, officiated by Pastor Steve Oeth at Sunset Funeral Home, Evansville, Indiana.