Florence A. Jacko, 93, of North Versailles Twp., formerly of Braddock, died Friday, September 10, 2021.
She was born June 19, 1928, daughter of the late Walter and Marcella Skurcenski, loving wife of 62 years to Robert (Bob) Jacko. Flo was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, and great grandmother. She was a member of St Robert Bellarmine Church. She was an active member of AA and sponsored many individuals to overcome alcoholism. She had an interest in bonsai and orchids and was featured in the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette for her expertise in orchids.
Loving mother of Raymond (Marie) Jacko of Plano TX; Ralph (Deborah) Yatsko of Castle Rock, CO; Jeanne (Richard) Straw of North Huntingdon, PA; seven grandchildren, Richard (Trish) Straw, Jessica (Eric) Haigis, Jennifer (Colin) Axelson, Michael (Jayci Giacconi) Jacko, Joel (Robin) Yatsko, Ellie Yatsko and Daniel (Giada Vergottini) Hickle; great-grandchildren Haley and Hayden Haigis, Tristan and Conor Straw. Flo was preceded in death by Anton, Stanley and Lou.
Contributions can be made to St. Robert Bellarmine Church of Mary Mother of God Catholic Parish, 1640 Fawcett Ave, White Oak, PA 15131.
Friends received Monday 2– 4 p.m. and 6 – 8 p.m. at James F. Kutch Funeral Homes & Crematory, 433 Lincoln Highway, East McKeesport, PA 15035, (412) 823-4054.
Mass of Christian Burial Tuesday 10 am St Robert Bellarmine Church, Mary Mother of God Parish.
Burial will follow at St Joseph Cemetery, North Versailles, PA.
Originally published September 13, 2021.