Julia Prokopchak

May 13, 1925 ~ August 28, 2020 (age 95)


Julia  Prokopchak, longtime resident of Monroe, N.Y., passed away peacefully on August 28, 2020.   She was 95 years old.

The daughter of the late Joseph and Sophie (Baron) Rypchuk, she was born on May 13, 1925 in New York City , N.Y.   On September 16, 1950, Julia married her beloved late husband Michael to whom she was married for 64 years.   Together,  Julia and Mike raised four sons in Monroe, N.Y.  She was employed by Arden Hill Hospital, in the billing department,  for over twenty years.  Julia was a resident at Braemar Assisted Living in Middletown, N.Y. for the past 5 years. 

She was predeceased by her mother Sophie and father Joseph Rypchuk.  Julia is survived by her sons Michael (Nancy)of Virginia Beach, VA; Peter (Carla)of Pine Bush, NY; Robert (Marie)of Long, SC; and William (Christine)of Chester, NY; eleven grandchildren Adam, Lisa, Cynthia, Philip, Susan, Michelle, Lauren, Gregory, Douglas, Colleen, and Brian; as well as nieces and nephews, and grandnieces and grandnephews. 

Julia maintained her happy and sweet nature to the  end. 

Visitation will take place on Saturday, September 5, 2020, during the hours of 9 to 11AM at Flynn Funeral & Cremation Memorial Centers, Inc., located at 139 Stage Road, Monroe, NY 10950. A Funeral Mass will follow at 12PM at the Russian Orthodox Church of All Saints,  located at 287 Jansen Road, Pine Bush, N.Y.

She will be laid to rest at the Holy Spirit Ukranian Catholic Cemetery at 141 Sarah Wells Trail, Campbell Hall, N.Y.

In order to avoid overcrowding and accommodate everyone wishing to pay their respects to Mrs. Prokopchak, we ask that you email with your full name, telephone number, and address (including any additional individuals in your group) with a preferred time slot.

Be advised due to continued restrictions visitations will be limited to 15 minutes in order to accommodate additional groups. Thank you in advance for your understanding and cooperation.


Funeral Arrangements have been entrusted to Brendan T. Flynn and Thomas F. Flynn, Directors of Flynn Funeral & Cremation Memorial Centers, Inc.

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September 5, 2020

9:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Flynn Funeral & Cremation Memorial Centers, Inc, Monroe Location
139 Stage Road
Monroe, NY 10950

Funeral Mass
September 5, 2020

12:00 PM
Russian Orthodox Church of All Saints (Jansen Road, N.Y)

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