BOARDMAN - Ilko Riwniak, 90, passed away Thursday morning, July 4, 2013, at St. Mary Alzheimer Center in Columbiana.
Ilko was born Jan. 31, 1923, in Sambir, Ukraine, the son of the late Michael and Catherine Hololiak Riwniak.
Ilko retired rom Falcon Foundry in Lowellville. He was a member of Holy Trinity Ukrainian Catholic Church in Youngstown.
Survivors include his wife, Eva Palenyczka Riwniak; five children, Anna Donegan of Poland, Michael Riwniak of Austintown, Christine Rucinski of Macomb, Mich., Irene Price of Columbus and Stephen Riwniak of Boardman; eight grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.
Ilko was preceded in death by three sisters and two brothers.
Family and friends may call from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Monday at Kinnick Funeral Home, 477 N. Meridian Road, Youngstown. Funeral services will begin on at 12:30 p.m. Monday at the funeral home, and continue at 1 p.m. at Holy Trinity Ukrainian Catholic Church.
A committal service will follow at Calvary Cemetery in Youngstown.