John Schalk

Obituary of John Schalk

Schalk, John E, passed away on October 12, 2017. He is survived by his wife Judith, two daughters Stacey Schalk and Suzanne Hillman, son-in-law Joshua Hillman, and three grandchildren Peter, Zachary and Chloe Hillman. Jack, as he was known by, was a graduate of Villanova University. He was in the Army Reserves as a SP5, and spent most of his working years in the newspaper business. He started with the Inquirer as salesman, then became supervisor of the Daily News. Later on, he worked for the Pottstown Mercury, The Culkins Group, and lastly, the Atlantic City Press, where he retired as a display advertising manager. His Memorial Mass will be celebrated on Thursday October 19, 2017 at 11:00AM at St Frances Cabrini Church of the St Damien Parish, 2nd Street at Atlantic Avenue, Ocean City, NJ where friends may visit from 10:00AM till 11:00AM. In lieu of flowers Jack would like contributions to St Jude Children's Research Hospital, 501 St Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105. For condolences to the family please visit