Ruthann Yurko, 72, beloved wife of Joseph A Yurko Jr. died suddenly Dec. 29, 2012, at Ocala, Fla., from complications of ALS.
She was born in Passaic, N.J., Dec. 30, 1939, and lived with her parents Frank and Anna (nee:Billy) Kacak in several cities in northern New Jersey. She graduated from the Hackensack, N.J., School of Nursing in 1960. Two years later, she moved to California with several other nurses. She married Joseph A Yurko Jr. Feb. 23, 1963, at Carmel-by-the-Sea, Calif. They lived in southern California for 30 years and they were living in Cape Coral since mid-1993.
She is survived by husband, Joseph; son, Jay; daughter, Joyce Judkins; son-in-law, Bret and grandchildren, Audrey and Jack. Two cousins of Ruthann are in New Jersey, Roger (Carol) Fromkin and and Martha (Robert) Dembrowski. Her wish for cremation was fulfilled at Cremations Only in Gainsville, Fla.
May her soul rest in peace.