Obituary: Olga Huniyack Metcho, 92, of Stratford

Olga Huniyack Metcho, age 92 of Stratford, beloved wife of the late John Metcho, passed away on Saturday, January 24, 2015 in St. Vincent’s Medical Center, Bridgeport.

Mrs. Metcho, a retired crossing guard for the City of Bridgeport Board of Education, was born in Olyphant, PA to the late William and Pearl Huniyack and had been a longtime area resident.

She was an avid bingo player and enjoyed spending time at Lucas Gardens, the Baldwin Center and the Milford Senior Center.

Survivors include her beloved daughters, Deborah Kichinko of Stratford and Kathleen A. Tavella and her husband Richard of Norwalk 4 cherished granddaughters, Salina Tavella, Melissa Verbanic and her husband Richard, Jennifer Kichinko and Erika Bruno and her husband James, and a nephew Sonny Sevc.

In addition to her husband and parents she was pre-deceased by her brothers Walter and John Huniyack, and sisters, Mary Kroll, Jenny Korakowski and Tilly Killian.

Funeral services will take place on Friday, January 30th at 10:30 a.m. in the Adzima Funeral Home 50 Paradise Green Place Stratford with Rev. Steven Belonick officiating. Interment will be at St John’s Cemetery in Monroe. Friends may call on Thursday from 4-7 p.m.

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