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KARPIUK – Olga (nee Ukrainiec), 78, of Garfield, passed away on March 8, 2012. Born in Ukraine, Mrs. Karpiuk moved with her family to Paraguay in 1937 and then came to the United States on June 17, 1973. She settled in Garfield and has resided there since. Prior to retiring, , she had been employed as a hat finisher with Grossman and Sons in Passaic from 1973 until their closing in 1991. She was predeceased by her husband, Steven Karpiuk in 1994; and one sister, Eva Sieruk in 2008. Survivors include: two devoted daughters, Maria Chichik of Clifton and Sophia Matvichuk of Garfield; two dear sisters, Ana Matvichuk of Paraguay and Antonia Homoniuk of Argentina; three loving grandchildren, Christine Jerome, Ed Chichik and Caroline Matvichuk; and one great-grandchild, Jacob Jerome. Funeral services will be Monday morning at the Bizub-Quinlan Funeral Home. Interment to follow at East Ridgelawn Cemetery, Clifton. Visiting will be Sunday from 2-5 pm. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to St. Andrew's Ukrainian Orthodox Society. Donations may be left at the funeral home to be forwarded to the family.

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