John M. Zayakosky, 89, entered into eternal rest on April 14, 2018 in his home in Perryopolis, PA. He was born on July 24, 1928 in Perryopolis, PA. He was a son of the late Mike and Julia Zayakosky.
He was preceded in death by his four brothers and a sister.
He is survived by his loving wife of 66 years, Ruby Willett Zayakosky, son Michael Zayakosky and his wife Joyce of Bear DE; daughter, Rebecca Madorma and her husband Barry of Perryopolis, PA; four grandchildren, Jason Zayakosky, Kelly Mills, Brandon Madorma and Ashley Ellis; six great-grandchildren.
John’s family will receive friends to pay tribute to his life on Wednesday, April 18, 2018 from 4-8 pm in the Blair-Lowther Funeral Home, 305 Rear Independence Street, Perryopolis, PA. Parastas will be celebrated at 7 p.m.
On Thursday, April 19, 2018 John will be transferred to the St. Nicholas Byzantine Catholic Church, Perryopolis where at 10 am a Divine Liturgy of the Deceased will celebrated by Rev. Oleh Seremchuck.