THE REVEREND MICHAEL MOKRIS, 85, a retired priest of the Archeparchy of Pittsburgh, fell asleep in the Lord on Wednesday, April 22, 2009. He resided in Wyoming Valley after his retirement from Priestly Ministry.
The Divine Liturgy with the Office of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Saturday at 10 a.m. in Saint Nicholas of Myra Byzantine Catholic Church, Tripp Street, Swoyersville, PA, with a Parastas for a Priest celebrated on Friday at 6 p.m. also from the church. Funeral arrangements are entrusted to the Russin Funeral Homes, Plains Township and Edwardsville. A complete obituary will be in Friday’s newspaper edition.