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 Anna M. <I>Giworonik</I> Yajko

Anna M. Giworonik Yajko

Death 23 Apr 2003 (aged 81)
Burial West Leechburg, Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania, USA
Memorial ID 17304202 · View Source
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Anna M. Yajko
West Leechburg

Anna M. Giworonik Yajko, 80, of West Leechburg died at 8:45 p.m. Wednesday (April 23, 2003) in Saxony Health Center in Saxonburg.

Born May 31, 1922, in West Leechburg, she lived at her West Leechburg address for the past 49 years.

She was a cook at Bonello's Restaurant in Leechburg for five years. Previously, she worked at the former Schenley plant of the Joseph S. Finch Co., Gilpin.

Mrs. Yajko was a member of Christ the King Parish in Leechburg, and was a charter member and past president of the West Leechburg Fireman's Auxiliary.

She enjoyed traveling, cooking and working puzzles.

Survivors include three sons, John A. (Judi) Yajko of Swan Lake, Montana, Dennis F. (Julie) Yajko of Churchill, and Eugene L. (Jamie) Yajko of Covington; four daughters, Mrs. Betty (Robert) Fasano of West Leechburg, Mrs. Denise (Marino) Ravotta of Odenton, Md., Mrs. Cindy M. (Kevin) Naughton of West Leechburg and Mrs. Gerry (Thomas) McCracken of Allegheny Township; a brother, Mike Giworonik of West Leechburg; and a sister, Mrs. Stephania (George) Klanica of West Leechburg.

Also surviving are five grandchildren, John Charles Yajko, Andrea Yajko, Maria Shbilla, Carrie Ravotta and Stephen Ravotta; and two great-grandchildren, Travis Yajko and Allison Yajko.

She was preceded in death by her husband, John Alexander Yajko in 1997; a son in infancy; her parents, Louis and Verna Dupal Giworonik; and a sister in infancy.

Friends will be welcomed by her family from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. today at CLAWSON'S, Second at Main, Leechburg, where parting prayers of transfer will be recited at 9:30 a.m. Saturday. Christian Funeral Mass will follow at 10 a.m. at Christ the King Parish. Burial will follow at Pleasant Hill Cemetery, Allegheny Township.

(Obituary from The Valley News Dispatch, Tarentum, Pa.)

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  • Find A Grave Memorial 17304202
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Anna M. Giworonik Yajko (21 Mar 1922–23 Apr 2003), Find A Grave Memorial no. 17304202, citing Pleasant Hill Cemetery, West Leechburg, Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania, USA ; Maintained by Rich Fedoush (contributor 46805205) .