John A. Yakaboski

10/23/2014 3:54 PM |

John A. Yakaboski of Calverton died Oct. 22 at his home. He was 101. 

He was born July 11, 1913, in Orient to Adela (Korzynski) and John Yakaboski and worked as a farmer his entire life.

Family members said Mr. Yakaboski enjoyed farming and gardening. He was a member of St. Isidore Holy Name Society.

Predeceased by his wife, Wanda in 2004, Mr. Yakaboski is survived by his sons, John Jr., of Calverton, Walter, of Middle Island and Edward, of Aquebogue; and two grandchildren.

The family will receive visitors Friday, Oct. 24, from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. at McLaughlin Heppner Funeral Home in Riverhead. A funeral service will be held Saturday, Oct. 25, at 9:30 a.m. at St. Isidore R.C. Church in Riverhead. Interment will take place at the church cemetery.

Memorial donations may be made to the church.