RALEIGH – Malvina Yurkiv, 73, went home to be with the Lord on December 4. She was born in Rokosovo, Ukraine to the late Mikhail & Julia Mondich Palchey. She spent her life caring for others. She loved time with her family and she was a great cook.
She is survived by her husband, Mikhail Yurkiv, children; Mikhail Yurkiv (Nina) of Wendell, Tamara Yurkiv of Raleigh, former son-in-law, Chris deMontigny, Vita Schumacher (Vladimir), grandchildren; Julia, Maksim, Justin, Jessica, Arnold & Christopher
Funeral service 11 am, Sunday, Strickland Funeral Home Chapel, 211 W. Third St., Wendell with visitation from 9:30 – 11 am, Sunday, prior to the service. www.stricklandfuneral.com