OCA News: In Memoriam: Annette Milkovich

Annette Milkovich, 89, fell asleep in the Lord peacefully at home on Sunday, April 10, 2011.

The daughter of Archpriest Michael and Matushka Anna Dziama, Annette was the beloved wife of 60 years of Zoran Milkovich, an alumnus of Saint Vladimir’s Seminary, the first president of the Saint Vladimir’s Theological Foundation, and a member of the seminary Board of Trustees for many years.

She was also a member of the Federated Russian Orthodox Clubs/Fellowship of Orthodox Christians in America [FROC/FOCA] and other Church-related organizations. For over 20 years she taught in the Teaneck, NJ school district.

In addition to her husband Zoran, she is survived by daughter Lisa Madara and grandchildren Nicholas, Daniel, Anthony and Erika.

Visitation will be held at the Volk Leber Funeral Home, 789 Teaneck Rd., Teaneck, NJ on Tuesday, April 12, from 11:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. and 3:00-5:00 p.m. Funeral services will be celebrated at Saint Sava Serbian Orthodox Cathedral, West 26 Street, New York, NY, on Wednesday, April 13, at 10:00 a.m. Interment will follow at Saint Tikhons Monastery Cemetery, South Canaan, PA.

May Annette’s memory be eternal!