Peter Andrew Yacko , age 66, of O’Fallon, Illinois, formerly of Quincy, died Tuesday, November 27, 2012, at 10:15 pm in his home.
Peter was born September 18, 1946 in Bayonne, New Jersey, the son of Andrew and Matilda Julia Madasz Yacko He married Jo Anne Rutherford on August 23, 1970 in Queens, New York. She preceded him in death on April 20, 2008.
Peter worked for over 25 years as an accountant at J.M. Huber Corp. in Quincy. He retired in 2001. Peter was an avid coin and stamp collector and enjoyed solving crossword puzzles.
Survivors include: a daughter, Gina Roush of Waterloo, IL; a son, Brian (Erin) Yacko of Palm Beach Gardens, FL; two grandchildren, Natalie and Logan Roush of Waterloo, IL; and a third grandchild is due any day to Brian and Erin.
In addition to his wife, Peter was preceded in death by his parents.
Services: 2:00 pm Monday, December 3, 2012 at Hansen-Spear Funeral Home, with Monsignor Michael Kuse officiating.
Burial: Calvary Cemetery, Quincy, Illinois
Visitation: 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm, Monday December 3, 2012 at Hansen-Spear Funeral Home.
Memorials: A cancer charity of the donor’s choice, in lieu of flowers, would be greatly appreciated
Hansen-Spear Funeral Directors are in charge of the arrangements.