John “Jack” Farmakis died Saturday, Feb. 20, 2016. His family said he touched many lives through his love of family, friends, sports, travel, work and many community-based activities.
He was born in Philadelphia, Pa., on Feb. 27, 1931. Upon graduation from Episcopal Academy, Jack attended University of Pennsylvania, graduating with a business degree in 1953. He then served a brief period of time in the U.S. Army.