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Eileen Yasuk

Eileen Yasuk

Sunday, July 2nd, 1933 Saturday, May 4th, 2019

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Obituary for Eileen M. Yasuk

Eileen M. Yasuk, 85, recently of Wall and formerly of Brick, passed away on Saturday, May 4, 2019.
Mrs. Yasuk was born and raised in Forest Hills, Queens, the daughter of the late Mortimer and Mary (McGettrick) Cassidy. She lived in Brick for many years, where she raised her family, before retiring to North Carolina in 1998. She moved to Wall in 2017. She was a graduate of St. Vincent’s Hospital School of Nursing, and of New York University, where she earned her Master’s Degree. She had a distinguished career as a Registered Nurse, having worked at St. Vincent’s and Bellevue Hospitals, and at the Ocean County Health Department. She also taught nursing at Ocean County College and Ocean County Vocational School. She did volunteer work in Ocean County and North Carolina. She was a devout Catholic, and enjoyed reading, but above all, was a devoted wife, mother and grandmother.
Mrs. Yasuk was predeceased by her beloved husband, Sarge Yasuk, in December, 2018. She was also predeceased by her brothers, Mortimer, Jr., Jack and Frank Cassidy. She is survived by her children and their spouses, Peter and Lisa Yasuk, of Lincroft, Kathleen and Robert Peluso, of Manchester, and Elizabeth Yasuk, of Wilmington, NC. She is also survived by her grandchildren, Evan and Brendan Yasuk, and Alex and Abigail Peluso, as well as nephews and nieces.
Visitation will take place at O’Brien Funeral Home, 2028 Hwy. 35, Wall, on Wednesday, May 8, 2019, from 8:30-10 AM. The funeral Mass will be celebrated at St. Catharine Church, Spring Lake, at 10:30 AM. Cremation will take place privately. In lieu of flowers, donations in memory of Mrs. Yasuk’s godson, Jack Cassidy, may be made to Special Olympics, via www.specialolympics-ny.org. Condolences may be sent via www.obrienfuneralhome.com.

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  • Visitation

    Wednesday, May 8th, 2019 | 8:30am - 10:00am
    O'Brien Funeral Home - Wall
    2028 NJ-35
    WALL, NJ
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    Wednesday, May 8th, 2019
    8:30am - 10:00am
  • Service

    Wednesday, May 8th, 2019 | 10:30am
    St. Catharine's Church
    215 Essex Avenue
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    Wednesday, May 8th, 2019

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My sincere sympathies on your loss. I worked with Eileen many years ago at the Health Department. She was a wonderful nurse and was missed by all when she left.
Comment | Posted at 06:15am via Condolence

Ellen Cassidy

What can I say great womanshe was my Aunt I was 1 necie and 1 grand daughter. In family she play with when was she watch grow up in I am going talk her am going miss you aunt Eileen am so sorry peter Kathie Liz my prayers with Ellen
Comment | Posted at 06:37pm via Condolence

John & Joann

Our thoughts and prayers are with all of you.
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