Ihor J. Shpernal of Cream Ridge, New Jersey, died Tuesday, February 25, 2020. He was 88.
Born in Traveloka, Ukraine, he was the son of the late Iwan and Melania (Ratush) Shpernal.
Ihor was employed as an insurance salesman for The Providence Association in Philadelphia for many years before retiring.
He was the loving husband of the late Myra Lesiuk Shpernal and the father of Ivan Shpernal. He is also survived by a brother Mykola Shpernal; his in-laws, Orest and Martha Lesiuk and George and Helen Lesiuk; his nephew and nieces: Kristina, Adriana, Melanie and Stefan; and other family members in Canada and Ukraine.
Relatives and friends are invited to his viewing on Sunday at 6 PM at the Fletcher-Nasevich Funeral Home. Parastas Prayers will be sung at 7 PM. His funeral will be held on Monday with Requiem Services celebrated at 10 AM at St. Josaphat Ukrainian Catholic Church, Trenton, NJ. There will be NO viewing Monday morning; the family will gather at church at 9:30 AM for Ihor's Requiem Services. Burial will follow at Lawnview Cemetery, Rockledge, PA.
Donations in Ihor's memory may be made to: The Ukrainian Hour Radio Program; or to St. Josaphat Ukrainian Catholic Church (for either church or in the form of liturgies).
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