Funeral services will be held on Monday, July 13th at 11:00am at the Old Holy Trinity Serbian Orthodox Church for Djurdje Tanaskovic, 91, who died passed away from natural causes on Wednesday, July 8th.
He was born April 23, 1929 in Miolice, Leposavic, Serbia, son of Marinko Tanaskovic and Miljojka (Raskovic) Tanaskovic. Djurdje served in the Army in Serbia before coming to Youngstown in 1969. He was a laborer in construction. His passions were farming and gardening. He was a member of the Old Holy Trinity Serbian Orthodox church.
Surviving are a son, Milos Tanaskovic and his wife Milenka in Serbia, two daughters, Gorica Folkwein and her husband James of Austintown, Marcia (Mary) Ferguson and her husband Jamie of Mineral Ridge, seven grandchildren, Sladjana, Slavisa, Joshua, Heather (Eric), Jason, Daniel and Nicholas and three great - grandchildren, Isidora, Nemanja and Kylie.
He was preceded in death by his wife,Vucica, parents, a brother, Alex and a sister, Nata.
Friends will be received Monday, July 13th from 10:00 am to 11:00am at the old Holy Trinity Serbian Orthodox Church, Youngstown, Ohio.
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