John Mirkovich

February 8, 1964-September 13, 2022

John Mirkovich of Covington, WA passed away unexpectedly on September 13, 2022, shocking his family and friends who are left to grieve the loss of a special man who was woven into the fabric of their everyday lives.

John was born to Matt and Neda Mirkovich on February 8, 1964 and was raised on Bainbridge Island, WA with his two sisters, Mary and Betty. John was devoted to his partner, Tracey, and they enjoyed vacationing every year in Palm Springs. John had recently begun teaching Tracey’s daughter, Paeton, how to golf and had planned to take Paeton with them to Palm Springs in October.

John, who was preceded in death by his parents and sister Mary, leaves behind his sister, Betty Mirkovich of Bainbridge Island; his partner, Tracey Bartholomew and her daughter Paeton Bartholomew of Covington, WA; and numerous cousins.

A funeral Mass, followed by a reception, will be held at St. Cecilia Catholic Church on Bainbridge Island September 28, 2022 at 10 am. The service may be viewed at

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