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Justine (Harahuess) Yurchak

March 15, 1924 ~ December 1, 2017 (age 93)

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Justine (Harahuess) Yurchak, 93, formerly of Nesquehoning PA, entered into eternal rest on Friday December 1st at Weatherwood Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Weatherly.  She was the wife of the late Andrew Yurchak, who had died in 1962.   Born in Coaldale PA, she was a daughter of the late Andrew and Anna (Horoschak) Harrahuess.  She worked for a time as a Home Health Aide for Carbon County.  Justine was of the Russian Orthodox Faith and loved crocheting, sewing and baking. 

Surviving is a son Atty. Robert and wife Atty. Cindy Yurchak, a brother Andrew “Gary” and wife Mary of Cranbury NJ, sisters Kathryn Yurchak of Paulsboro NJ, Helen, Wife of George Yurchak of Arlington VA, numerous grandchildren, great grandchildren and nieces and nephews.  She was pre-deceased by sons Andrew “Mike” and Stephen “Dush” Yurchak.

A Funeral Service will be held on Wednesday, December 6th at 12:00 p.m. from the Bruce A. Nalesnik Funeral Home, 57 West Center St., Nesquehoning PA 18240.  Interment will be at ST. John the Baptist Orthodox Cemetery in Nesquehoning.  Calling hours will be held on Wednesday morning from 10:00 to 12:00 p.m. at the Funeral Home. Online condolences can be expressed at  Service and arrangements are being provided by the Bruce A. Nalesnik Funeral Home, 57 West Center St., Nesquehoning PA 18240.

 Service Information

Funeral Service
December 6, 2017

12:00 PM
Bruce A. Nalesnik Funeral Home
57 W Center St
Nesquehoning, PA 18240

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