Wasyl Laszeniuk, 90, died Tuesday, January 2, 2018, at his home in Somerset. Born in Ukraine, he was the son of Petro and Ksenia Laszeniuk. Wasyl was a supervisor at Reichhold Chemical in Elizabeth for thirty-eight years before retiring in 1989.
Wasyl was predeceased by his daughter, Oksana Zemlachenko in 2016. He is survived by his loving wife of sixty-four years, Anna Laszeniuk of Somerset; his daughter, Luba Hamersky and her husband Dr. Stephen Hamersky, Jr., of Hillsborough; his son in law, Michael Zemlachenko of Flemington; his five grandchildren, Laryssa and Gregory Hamersky, and Kathryn, Michael, and Irene Zemlachenko, and his family in Ukraine.
Visitation with the family will be 4:00 - 8:00 P.M. Thursday, January 4, 2018, at Hagan - Chamberlain Funeral Home, 225 Mountain Ave., Bound Brook, with a Panachida Service at 7:30 P.M. Funeral Liturgy will begin 10:00 A.M. Friday, at St. Andrew Ukrainian Orthodox Church, 280 Main Street, South Bound Brook. Burial will follow at St. Andrew Cemetery.
Memorial donations may be made to the Alzheimer’s Foundation of America, 322 8th Avenue, 7th Floor, New York, New York 10001.