Tarasczuk, Dmytro age 93, died on October 6, 2012 in Miami Beach, Florida. He was born on November 5, 1918 in the village of Malyj Hlubichok, Ternopil, Ukraine. As a World War II refugee, he came to America in 1947 and settled in Minneapolis. He attended the University of Minnesota and began a career in mechanical engineering. He worked at Buhler, General Mills, Whirl Air Flow. Later, he started his own company, Air Flow Systems, creating a new pneumatic conveying system. He managed property in Florida until his death. He was a longtime member of St. Constantine Ukrainian Catholic Church and of Plast, Ukrainian scouting. Dmytro was preceded in death by his wife Wolodymira, brothers Fedir, Ivan, and sister Anna. Surviving family include his daughters Wolodymyra, Christina (David Alexander), nephew Volodymyr, and other extended family both here and in Ukraine. He could build or fix anything and never wasted a single moment. We will miss you Tato. Visitation Friday, October 12, 2012, 5-8 PM (Panachyda 7 PM) at Kapala- Glodek Funeral Home, 230 13th Ave. NE, Mpls. Divine Liturgy Saturday, October 13, 2012, 10:30 AM at St. Constantine Ukrainian Catholic Church, 515 University Ave. NE, Mpls, with additional visitation at 10 AM. Private interment Monday in Chicago. KAPALA-GLODEK 612-378-1331 www.KapalaGlodekFuneralHome.com
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Published in Star Tribune from Oct. 11 to Oct. 14, 2012