Jack Machold

January 5, 1958 - October 10, 2020
Jack Machold

John Bernard Machold, age 62, of Port Richey, passed away October 10, 2020. Jack was born January 5, 1958 in Amsterdam, NY to George & Patricia Machold. He would spend his working years primarily performing quality control for a quilting supply company. Jack met his wife, Cheryl, in January of 2000 and they were married August 12th of the same year. The two relocated to Florida in 2003.

Jack loved playing cards and board games. He also enjoyed vegetable gardening. He was a die-hard Yankees fan, and the Oakland Raiders were his favorite football team.

Aside from his parents, Jack is preceded in death by his brother, Fred Machold, and his sister, Gloria Wessel. He is survived by his loving wife of 20 years, Cheryl; his sister-in-law, Cindy Machold; his nephew, Michael Machold; his niece, Jennifer Gifford; and his precious kitties, Smokey and Mittens. He will be fondly remembered by his family and dear friends.

In lieu of flowers, please donate in Jack’s name to the Muscular Dystrophy charity of your choice.

Arrangements are entrusted to Michels & Lundquist Funeral Home.


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  • October 13, 2020
    Debra Scott lit a candle:
    Lit since October 13, 2020 at 10:26:53 PM

  • October 13, 2020
    Debra Scott says:
    Jack will be missed dearly. Love you my friend.

  • October 13, 2020
    Catherine Schneider says:
    Only knew Jack a short time but he liked to have fun and enjoyed playing Pokeno, along with other board games. He was a joy to be around Jack you will be missed. You join the great Yankee pitcher Whitey Ford who recently died. Now you can talk Baseball. I know you will rest.

  • October 13, 2020
    Jennifer Stake White says:
    I never met Jack but I know how happy you two were together, he was a special blessing. Sending love and prayers as you navigate this difficult time.

  • October 13, 2020
    RIta Stanford says:
    Jack was a very sweet man who no doubt loved his wife and was blessed by her. What a sweet couple.

  • October 13, 2020
    Jim and Barbara Doyle says:
    Praying for peace that Jack is at peace and pain free.

  • October 13, 2020
    Jim and Barbara Doyle says:
    Praying for peace for you and your family to know Jack is now pain free.

  • October 14, 2020
    Donna Penman says:
    Although I only met Jack about a year ago he was always very kind to me. I could see how much Jack loved his wife Cheryl. They seemed like the perfect fit & she took excellent care of him with such loving care. He will be missed by so many. Rest In Peace Jack.

  • October 14, 2020
    The Kilrains (and del Rio) says:
    We are so sorry for your loss. Jack was a good person and brought you so much joy. We are all sending you love. ❤

  • October 14, 2020
    Laurie Beaulieu says:
    Jack was such a joy. We had so much fun playing cards and the great parties and cook outs at his parents home. We will miss Jack. Our deepest condolences and prayers to you Cheryl and your family. Love Aunt Laurie and Uncle Rick