John R. Sablich, 67, of Binghamton, passed away Sunday, May 6, 2012, at Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital. He was predeceased by his parents, Anna and John Sablich and by Bugsy. He is survived by his wife of 45 years, Eileen Sablich, Binghamton; one daughter, Michaelene Sablich, Lewisville, NC; three sons and two daughters-in-law, Jon and Holly Sablich, Endicott, Jason Sablich, Johnson City and Justin and Jackie Sablich, Queens, NY; one very special grandson, Jack; one sister, Marianne Dzupinka, Cocoa Beach, FL; one brother and sister-in-law, Daniel and Donna Sablich, Johnson City; one sister-in-law, Nancy Sharak, Baldwinsville, NY; one aunt and uncle, Helen and Andrew Lisick, Johnson City; one godson and his wife, Dr. Daniel and Sary Sablich, Gansevoort, NY; also several nieces, nephews and cousins; a special friend, John Warner, Conklin. He was an employee of Singer-Link for 26 years and was retired from Giant Markets. He also owned a small lawn service. He was an avid fisherman and loved the outdoors. He was a fan of the NY Giants and the Yankees. He had a green thumb and loved to cook. He was a member of the N.R.A., the Shad Club and the American Legion, Post 1305. The family would like to thank Fr. James Dutko and Fr. Kleban for their support. Funeral services will be held Thursday, May 10, 2012, at 9:30 a.m. at the Bednarsky Funeral Home, Inc., 96 Glenwood Ave. with Fr. James Dutko officiating. Burial will be in Slovak Catholic Cemetery. The family will receive friends at the funeral home Wednesday from 4:00 to 7:00 p.m. A Panachida service will be held Wednesday at 4:00 p.m. at the funeral home. Those wishing may make a memorial donations to the charity of one's choice .