Nov 1, 1922 – Jan 25, 2017
Andrew Yarmchuk, 94, passed away on Jan. 25 2017 at his home in Raleigh, NC.
Andrew was born Nov. 1, 1922 in Piney Fork, Ohio to Paul and Irene Zubal Yarmchuk.
Andrew worked several years as an auto mechanic before enlisting in the U.S. Army in 1943 to serve honorably during World War II in the 127th Airborne Engineer Battalion of the 11th Airborn Division. Following his discharge in 1946, he established a dry cleaning business in Paterson, NJ which he and his wife Elizabeth ran for many years. He went on to manage a parts repair group for Sears and retired in 1994.
Andrew was preceded in death by his wife Elizabeth in 2006; his brothers Plato, Alexander, and William Yarmchuk; and sisters Perena Brown, Pauline Bruno, Frances Haskowich, Olga Yaremchuk, and Mary Zaitzew. He leaves two sons, Robert and Edward, and four grandchildren, Keith, Jill, Larisa, and Anna.
A service of Bright Funeral Home & Cremation Center. (919-556-5811)