Roman StankoJuly 1st, 2020
Roman Peter Stanko a long time resident of northeast Philadelphia, died peacefully on July 1, 2020. He was born on February 28, 1956 to Maria (Iwaskiw) and Peter Stanko (dec’d). He leaves behind his loving wife of 18 years Polina Stanko (Savachuk) his sisters Orysia (John) Trevistan and Olia (Nick) Kuzewycz, godson Nicholas (Amanda) Kuzewycz and niece Natalya (Joshua) Knapp, along with great niece Cassidy Claire and great nephew Jeremy. His love for soccer earned him a position with the Minnesota Kicks, Philadelphia Fever and the Ukrainian Nationals. Roman battled cancer and died with his family by his side. May he rest in peace and his memory be eternal. A memorial service will be scheduled at a later time.