In memory of
John L. "Jack" Saladini
John L. Saladini "Jack" AGE: 70 • Wilmington Passed away peacefully at his residence on Wednesday, February 8, 2017 surrounded by his family. Born in Detroit, MI, Jack was the son of the late John and Elaine (Bogardus) Saladini. He earned his undergraduate degree from West Virginia University, his Masters from University of Florida and his Doctorate from The Ohio State University. For thirty years, he worked for the DuPont Company in the Agricultural Chemicals Division, retiring in 2006. He was a member of the Army Reserves, St. John the Beloved Church and the DuPont Country Club. Jack will be dearly missed by his wife of 32 years, Kristine (Kmetz) Saladini; his sisters, Cheryle Hall (Marlin) of Charleston, WV and Barbara Shaffer of Ohio; his in-laws, Konrad Kmetz (Marilyn), Luke Kmetz (Mary Ann) Rita Jordan (Bob), and Monica Kmetz-Gonzalez (Rico); and many nieces and nephews and great nieces and great nephews. Friends and family are invited to visitation on Friday, February 17th between 6 and 8 PM at Mealey Funeral Home, 2509 Limestone Road, Wilmington and again Saturday morning after 9:30 at St. John the Beloved Church, 907 Milltown Road, Wilmington. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated after visitation Saturday morning at 10:30 AM at St. John the Beloved Church. Burial will be private. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests contributions to Dr. Yeo's Pancreatic Cancer Surgical Research Fund c/o Jefferson University Hospital, 125 South 9th Street #600, Philadelphia, PA 19107 or to Delaware Hospice, Inc., 16 Polly Drummond Center, Newark, DE 19711. Online condolences may be made at MealeyFuneralHomes.com (302) 652-5913
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