John "Jack" Kreso

Kreso, John "Jack"

John "Jack" Kreso, of Yonkers, passed away on Monday, November 12, 2012. John was the beloved son of the late Michael Kreso and Mary Bednar. He married Grace Alfano on June 26, 1954 at Holy Trinity Church in Yonkers. John proudly served his country during the Korean War. He also served as a firefighter for the City of Yonkers, retiring in 1990. He was a devoted parishioner of St. Paul the Apostle Church for over 50 years and was an active member of the St. Paul's Leisure Club. He is survived by his beloved wife Grace, his children John, Kevin, Michael, Karen Bauert and Kathleen Ricciardi. He is also survived by his beloved grandchildren John, Samantha, Brittany and Ken Kreso, Ashley and Alexa Ricciardi, as well as his sister Mildred Fernandez. He was predeceased by his brothers Michael and Robert and his sister Marian. John was devoted to his family, enjoyed reading and rooting for the New York Yankees. Funeral Mass Friday 10 AM at St. Paul the Apostle Church, 602 McLean Avenue, Yonkers. Interment will follow at St. Joseph's Cemetery- Yonkers. The family will be present Wednesday & Thursday 2-4 & 7-9 p.m. at F. Ruggiero & Sons, Inc.-732 Yonkers Avenue- Yonkers, NY 194-375-1400. (914)-375-1400


Published in the The Journal News on Nov. 14, 2012