Ann Wandzilak, 91, died November 11, 2013. Wife of the late Michael Wandzilak; mother of Barbara W. (late, Kevin) Kehn of Melrose; sister of Harry (Virginia) Matala of Melrose and the late John (wife Madelyn of Schaghticoke) and the late Demetrius Matala, Maria Sofranko and Justina Sokol, also survived by her feline friend, Kitzee and several godchildren, nieces and nephews. Funeral Saturday 9:15 a.m. from the White-Sanvidge Funeral Home, 58 Leversee Road (RT-40 in Speigletown), Troy, NY 12182 and at 10 a.m. at St. Nicholas RO Church, Cohoes. Calling hours were held at the funeral home Friday from 5 to 7 p.m. with the Parastas at 7 p.m. Burial in St. Nicholas RO Cemetery, Colonie. In lieu of flowers, contributions to St. Nicholas RO Church, 67 Saratoga Ave., Cohoes, NY 12047 or to the Mohawk Hudson Humane Society, 3 Oakland Ave., Menands, NY 12204.
The marriage between Catherine Forester and E. Richard Gould will take place on October 19th 10AM at St. Nicholas Church. If anyone can show just cause why these two should not be joined together, come forward now.
Sat., June 22nd Blessing of Graves at our cemetery
After the Soul Saturday Divine Liturgy in the church, we will have the blessing of graves for those who wish
to have a Litiya on the grave of their loved ones. We will begin around 11:30am. Stand by your graves.
We will begin at the west end.
Sun., June 23rd Blessing of Graves at our cemetery
After the Pentecost Divine Liturgy, Litiya for Zina Mike (100 year birthday) and kneeling prayers in the church,
we will go to the cemetery and have a general panakhyda at the cross at 12:30 noon. We will then have a general
blessing of each grave starting at the east end.
Holy Supper and Blessing of the Home - 01/06/12On Friday evening, January 6th a small gathering took place at Claire Davis' home. We had the traditional Ukrainian Holy Supper followed by the Blessing of the home.
Follow the link below to view more pictures from the blessing of icons and writers, Sunday, November 6th.
Divine Liturgy and Presentation - 11/06/11Bp. Seraphim Sigrist came to our parish, celebrated the Divine Liturgy and spoke to the 22 individuals about his book.
We had a wonderful weekend with his Grace, Bishop Seraphim. The following is a link to his Grace's blog and pictures of the event. Many years to him. He will be back in the spring for a visit and to enlighten us with his inspiring wisdom.
The following books have been scanned and available for viewing:
50th, 60th and 75th anniversary books and the rectory dedication pamphlet. To view them go to the "Archives" tab and click on the hotlink.
Click on the following link to view the pictures and video (the video takes time to load, be patient!):