STAMFORD, Conn. - Joseph P. Lukiw of Stamford died Tuesday, Sept. 17. He was 84.
Lukiw was born March 16, 1929, in Philadelphia, Pa., to Paul and Anna Brylinski Lukiw. He was a member of the Ukrainian Providence Association as well as a member of LUC. He also served in the United States Army and was a retired teacher for New Canaan Public Schools.
Lukiw is survived by his sisters, Sister Theodosia O.S.B.M. of New York, N.Y., and Sister Chrysostom O.S.B.M. of Fox Chase, Pa.; brother, Paul Lukiw of Mokena, Ill.; and nieces and a nephew. He was predeceased by his parents; and sister, Sophie Nosenzo.
Calling hours are Sunday, Sept. 22 from 1 to 5 p.m. at the Nicholas F. Cognetta Funeral Home & Crematory, 104 Myrtle Avenue, Stamford with a Panahyda Service to take place at 5 p.m. A funeral procession will leave the funeral home Monday, Sept. 23 at 9:30 a.m. and proceed to St. Vladimir Ukrainian Catholic Cathedral, 24 Wenzel Terrace, Stamford for a Mass of Christian Burial to be celebrated at 10 a.m. Interment will follow at St. John RC Cemetery, Darien.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. Vladimir Ukrainian Catholic Cathedral, 24 Wenzel Terrace, Stamford, CT 06902.