Voices from Russia

Thursday, 29 August 2013

Famous Russian-American Musician Lawrence Havriliak Passes… Вечная ему память!

00 Lawrence Havriliak. Russian musician. 29.08.13



Lawrence Havriliak, 86, a lifelong resident of Spring Valley NY, passed away on 25 August 2013. Born on 25 August 1927 in Spring Valley to the late Rev John and Mary Havriliak, his loving wife, June, and his sons, Damian, Mark, and Roman, and 8 grandchildren survive him. A graduate of Spring Valley High School and American International College, he was a veteran who spent two years in Berlin as a translator in the US Army during and after World War II. Larry toured Europe as a tenor with the world-renowned Serge Jaroff Don Cossack Choir in 1953. He was a devoted and loving husband and father, and gave much of his life to the Church as a choir director. Calling hours at Sniffen-Sagala Funeral Home, Spring Valley NY, on Friday, 30A August, from 14.00-16.00 EDT, and from 19.00-21.00 EDT. Pannikhida at the funeral home on Friday at 20.00 EDT. Service on Saturday, 31 August, at 10.00 EDT at 10.00 EDT at St John Russian Orthodox Church, Church Street, Spring Valley NY.

Вечная ему память!


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