John A. “Jack” Yamich, age 65, born February 22, 1951 the son of Florence (nee Klobucar) and John A. Yamich, Sr., brother of Ernest Sr. CPD. Beloved husband of Barbara for 40 years. Dearest father of Gina and John A. III, and papa of Olivia. Funeral services will start with prayers on Saturday, February 25, 2017 at Fagen-Miller Funeral Home, 8580 Wicker Ave in St John at 9:45 am with a funeral mass to follow at St Joseph Church in Dyer at 10:30 am. Burial Holy Cross Cemetery . Friends may meet with the family on Friday at the funeral home from 3:00 - 9:00 pm. with a prayer service at 3:30 p.m. Jack had a degree in Psychology and Philosophy from St. Joseph College . He was a licensed Electrical Contractor in Illinois and Indiana and was a Licensed Alarm contractor with FBI Certification. He was an usher and parishioner at St Joseph Church in Dyer. He was the former President of the Dyer Police Commission and the Castlewood Property Owner’s Association; as well as an active member of the Greater Hammond Lion’s Club, Dyer Freedom Fest Committee, and Dyer Kitchen Cabinet. Jack also held the rank of Lieutenant with the Dyer Fire Department and held many other offices there. …says the Lord “Let he who is great among you, serve the rest.