Roman N. Jacuszko left us peacefully on November 12, 2017. Born March 7th, 1927 in Stropkiv to Dmytro Jacuszko and Olha Volynets.
He served in the U.S. Army during the time of the Korean conflict. He was employed as an engineer/architect for architectural firms in New York City and was active in the Ukrainian community as a member of Plast (Chervona Kalyna) and Dumka chorus.
He is survived by his daughter Roma (Jacuszko) Nowak and her husband Edward. His grandson Adrian (13), and his former wife Marta Salyk. Also his sister Lubow (Jacuszko) Shegedyn, along with her children Askold and goddaughter Roksolana. His sister-in-law Zirka Hayuk, his nephew Kima Hayuk, and his goddaughter Maya Hayuk. Also his cousin, Julia Zacharia, along with her family.
Funeral mass will be held on November 17, 2017 at 9:30 a.m. at St. John the Baptist Ukrainian Catholic Church in Newark NJ, burial to follow at St. Andrew's Cemetery in South Bound Brook NJ.