January 13 2013: FERKO, Johanna J.


On Thursday, January 10, 2013, at her home in Rockville, MD. Born in Arnold, Pennsylvania, “Jo” was beloved wife of Peter Ferko; caring mother of Peter Ferko, Anna Sody, and Theresa Butrum; loving grandmother to her six grandchildren. She worked as a nurse for more than 25 years at Suburban Hospital in Bethesda and shared her beautiful voice in the choir of the Ukranian Catholic National Shrine of the Holy Family. Relatives and friends may call at Collins Funeral Home, 500 University Boulevard, West, Silver Spring, MD, (Valet Parking), Tuesday, 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m., with Parastas at 7:30 p.m. Funeral of Divine Liturgy at Ukrainian Catholic National Shrine of the Holy Family, 4250 Harewood Road, NE, Washington, DC, on Wednesday, January 16, at 10:30 a.m. Interment Gate of Heaven Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to Glaucoma Research Foundation, 251 Post Street, Suite 600, San Francisco, CA 94108.

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