Irena Lesiw of Kerhonkson, NY died Thursday, March 7, 2013. She was 91. Irena was born on October 21, 1921 in Nyzankovychi, Ukraine, the daughter of Wasyl and Anna (Hrynkewych) Dubniak.
Irena had lived in Kerhonkson since 1968. She was a member of Holy Trinity Ukrainian Catholic Church and involved with the Ukrainian National Women’s League of America Branch 95.
Irena is survived by Jaroslaw Lesiw, her husband of 67 years. Her daughter, Maria Cade and her husband Robert of Kerhonkson. Her grandson, Andrij Cade and his wife Kristine, and her great grandson, Myron. Irena was pre-deceased by her son Wasyl Lesiw, and her brother Bohdan and her sisters Genia, Mila and Slawka.
Visiting hours will be Tuesday, March 12th from 5-9pm at HB Humiston Funeral Home, Kerhonkson. The Panakhyda will begin at 7pm that evening. The Holy Sacrifice of the Divine Liturgy will be Wednesday, March 13th 10am at Holy Trinity Ukrainian Catholic Church, Kerhonkson. Burial will follow at Pine Bush Cemetery, Kerhonkson.
In lieu of flowers contributions may be made in Irena’s name to Holy Trinity Ukrainian Catholic Church, 21 Foordmore Rd, Kerhonkson, NY 12446.