Friday, 16 April 2010 00:00
Edward “Eddie” Ochenkoski, 76, of Phoenix, AZ, passed away March 9, 2010.
Eddie was born in Port Washington on May 25, 1933. He was predeceased by his wife Barbara Pollack and is survived by his sons, Gary (Michelle) Ochenkoski of Phoenix, AZ, and Glen Ochenkoski of Burbank, CA, along with grandchildren, Matthew and Sarah.
Eddie worked for the Town of North Hempstead for nearly 25 years and was also an accomplished carpenter. After retiring to Arizona he enjoyed traveling in his motor-home with his faithful dogs, Baron and Wendy. His annual trip to Omaha, NE, for the College World Series was always a highlight for him.
A memorial service will be held on April 24, at 9:30 a.m. at St. Peter of Alcantara Church in Port Washington. Following the service, Eddie will be laid to rest at Nassau Knolls Cemetery at 11 a.m.