JOHN JACZKOWSKI, age 54, An enthusiastic supporter of independent musicians, passed away on September 2, 2008. Loving father of Debra (Lauren) Weber, Karen (John) Perkins and Tabitha Jaczkowski. Dear grandfather of Nico and Lucas Perkins. Survived by Christine Frostick, his wife of 24 years. Brother of James (Marilyn) Jaczkowski, Patricia (Jerry) Petkash, Elizabeth (Tim) Ayres, Joseph (Donna) Jaczkowski, Walter Jaczkowski and Catherine Senyko; Also survived by many nieces, nephews, cousins and loyal friends. Holy Mass was offered for the repose of his soul at Saint Cyril and Methodius Catholic Church.
John aka "Mystery Tramp" was an avid supporter of independent musicians in the Metro-Detroit area and beyond. He strove to support, encourage, advertise, and advocate their musical endeavors. He befriended a number of talented musicians, some of which became close friends. In response to his passing, and in support of the Charity Music program, a number of his talented musician friends will hold a "Mystery Tramp" Tribute Concert in his honor on November 22, 2008 at the Cadiuex Cafe in Detroit.