YOUNGSTOWN -- Services were April 21 in Holy Cross Cemetery, Culver City, Calif., for John Lawrence Repko, 81, of Santa Monica, Calif., formerly of Youngstown, who died April 18 at home.
Mr. Repko was born May 31, 1919, in Youngstown, a son of John and Anna Repko.
A 1937 graduate of Campbell Memorial High School, he was a 20-year Air Force veteran, retiring as a lieutenant colonel. He also worked for Hughes Aircraft in Los Angeles for 20 years.
Besides his wife, Emiko, he leaves two daughters, Janice Bryant in Connecticut and Kathy Egolf in California; three sisters, Eleanore Fischio of Hubbard, Irene J. Fischio of Youngstown and Gertrude Cantanzriti of Campbell; two brothers, Edward of Campbell and Robert of Youngstown; and three grandchildren.
Two sisters, Margaret and Evelyn Repko, are deceased.
Arrangements were by Holy Cross Mortuary/Cemetery, Culver City, Calif.