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Mr. Peter Melnyk

Tuesday, August 31, 2004
5:00 PM until 7:00 PM

Gray-Parker Funeral Home
100 E. Main St.
Port Jervis, NY 12771

Wednesday, September 1, 2004
10:00 AM

St. Volodymyr's Ukranian Catholic Church
Glen Spey, NY

Mr. Peter Melnyk

Glen Spey, NY

Mr. Peter Melnyk of Glen Spey, NY a former restaurant owner in Newark, NJ and long time resident of this area, died Monday, August 30, 2004 at Bon Secours Community Hospital. He was 78.
He was born July 11, 1926 in Ukraine, the son of the late Andrew and the late Maria Gach Melnyk.
He was a member of St. Volodymyr's Ukrainian Catholic Church, Glen Spey and was a Past President & member of the Lumberland Lions Club. He was also a former two term Town of Lumberland Councilman. .

Earlier in life he had taught English in Germany and was a producer and announcer in radio and television in New York City.

Surviving are:
Wife: Natalia Hunczak Melnyk at home
Son: Peter T. Melnyk & his wife, Marta Long Valley, NJ
Daughter: Larysa Dyrszka & her husband, Herbert Haworth, NJ
5 Grandchidren: Johanna Natalia Dyrszka
Marc Dyrszka
Lars Dyrszka
Kristina Melnyk
Andrew Melnyk

Friends may call at the GRAY-PARKER FUNERAL HOME, 100 East Main Street, Port Jervis on Tuesday, August 31, 2004 5:00: -700: PM, The Panachyda Service will be at 6:00 PM and the Lions Club service will be at 6:45 PM.

Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, Sept. 1, 2004 with a Liturgy Mass at 10:00 AM in St. Volodymyr's Ukrainian Catholic Church with Rev. Mark Hirniak officiating.

Burial will be at Glen Spey Cemetery, Glen Spey, NY.

Funeral arrangements are by the GRAY-PARKER FUNERAL HOME, 100 E. Main St., Port Jervis. For information, directions or to send a condolence note to the family, visit

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