Welcome to the memorial page for

Jaroslaw Zakalak

April 26, 1923 ~ October 25, 2017 (age 94)

Jaroslaw Zakalak, 94, of Linden, passed away on Wednesday, October 25, 2017. Born in Ukraine, he came to the U.S. and Jersey City in 1951, residing in Linden since 1956. Mr. Zakalak was a member of St. Vladimir's Church of Elizabeth and Ukrainian Credit Union of Elizabeth. He was a retired  mechanical designer for Air Products in Allentown, PA. 

Jaroslaw was the beloved husband of the late Irene T. (Micowsky) Zakalak, devoted father of Christine Zakalak, Ulana Zakalak, Natalie Rowan, and the late George Zakalak. Cherished grandfather of Andrew and Alexandra Kaplun, and Olivia Rowan. 

Relatives and friends are invited to attend the funeral on Monday, October 30, 2017, 8:30 am from the funeral home. Liturgy St. Vladimir Ukrainian Catholic Church, Elizabeth 9:30 am. Interment St. Andrew's Cemetery, S. Bound Brook. Visiting Sunday, 5:00-9:00 pm.  

In lieu of flowers, donations in his memory may be made to Our Wonderful Heroes, Ukrainian Federation of America, 700 Cedar Road, Jenkintown, PA 19046 would be appreciated.

 Service Information

October 29, 2017

5:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Krowicki McCracken Funeral Home
2124 East Saint George Ave.
Linden, NJ 07036

Funeral Liturgy
October 30, 2017

9:30 AM
St. Vladimir's Ukrainian Catholic Church
309 Grier Ave
Elizabeth, NJ 07202


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