Bruce David Jatko, II, better known as B.J. or Hook, passed away Monday, October 20, 2008 at the age of 31. B.J. was born in Fayetteville, AR on January 6, 1977.
B.J. left behind his Dad and Mom, Bruce and Linda Jatko of Murfreesboro; brothers, Bryan Jatko of Como and Danny Jatko of Murfreesboro; a sister, Angela Jatko of Springdale, AR; and fiancé Jenn Corbin of Winton. B.J. was the proud daddy of Bruce III, Bryannia and Micheala Jatko of Aulander and Skyla and Warren McPhetridge of Winton. Nieces and nephew are Austin and Samantha Jatko of Harrellsville and Jada Jatko of Como. Also left behind were his brothers of the ALMC.
B.J. was employed at Ashton-Lewis Lumber Company in Gatesville.
Behind his love of family, riding his Harley was B.J.’s greatest pleasure.
Memorial Services will be held Thursday, October 23 at the ALMC located at 117 Log Cabin Rd., Ahoskie from 7:00 p.m. until 10 p.m.
Funeral Services will be held at the home of his parents located at 133-B Underwood Rd., Murfreesboro on Friday, October 24 at 2:00 p.m. Contact Bridgers Funeral Home of Conway for viewing information.
In lieu of flowers a fund is being set up for his children at the State Employee’s Credit Union in Murfreesboro.
All of us, who are richer for having known him, will cherish the short time we had him in our lives.
B.J. “Hook” keep on riding.