John J. Carney, age 62, of Kenosha, formerly of Waupaca, passed away on Friday, December 30, 2011 at Woodstock Nursing Home in Kenosha. John was born in Milwaukee on February 23, 1949, the son of the late Royal and Delores (Bayer) Carney. On December 1, 1973, John married Darlene Zemke in West Allis and she preceded him in death on May 31, 2008. He had worked for many years at Hansen’s T.V. & Appliance in Waupaca. John is survived by is children: Jennifer (Lynton) Hansen, Franksville, WI and Jeremy (Rebecca) Carney, Madison; his grandchildren, Callysta and Ethan Hansen; a brother, Mike (Joan) Carney, Slinger, WI; his sisters: Pat (Robert) Jursik, Cudahy, WI; Catherine (Michael) Oremus, Water-ford, WI; Laurel (Elton) Edmonds, West Allis, WI and his mother-in-law, Rose Zemke, Waupaca. John is further survived by nieces, nephews other relatives and friends. He was also preceded in death by his parents. Memorial Services will be on Wednesday, January 11, 2012 at 11 AM at Trinity Lutheran Church in Waupaca with Reverend Dr. Charles Tews, officiating. Burial will be later in the spring at Sheridan Village Cemetery. Visitation will be on Wednesday morning from 10 to 11 AM at the church. Holly Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements.