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Donald S. Kravarik

d. January 19, 2023


Donald S. Kravarik, 82, passed away peacefully on January 19, 2023, at home in Stoutsville, Ohio, where he resided for the past 3 years.
Donald S. Kravarik was formally of South Brunswick, New Jersey. He was born on November 10, 1940, in the Bronx, New York, to the late Martin and Anna (Petrucha) Kravarik Donald grew up in Irvington, New Jersey. He attended Eastern Military Academy in Cold Spring Harbor, Long Island, graduating in 1958. He served in the U.S. Army Finance Corps from 1963-1965. He also attended Union College and the American Institute of Banking in Newark, New Jersey 
Taken from an old letter sent to his brother Donald bragged about getting his first job selling magazines in 1958 
Later Donald would become assistant manager of the first New Jersey Bank's Highway Branch and then became manager of the First New Jersey Bank's New Providence Branch. He was a member of the Murray Hill Lion's club, a proud member and supporter of the American Legion Club, and a member of the NRA.
On September 13, 1969, Donald married the love of his life Loretta Gagliardo He and his wife loved spending with family and friends and traveling the world.
Donald is preceded in death by his parents, Martin and Anna (Petrucha) Kravarik, his wife Loretta Kravarik, Nephew Stephen Lowry Burkhart, and his brother Honorable Judge Martin E. Kravarik. 
Donald leaves behind to cherish his memory sister-in-law Manuela Kravarik, first cousin Betty, Nephews Martin D. Kravarik (Meiling), Mark S. Kravarik (Peggy), niece Marisa Burns great nieces and nephews Ashli (Gregory) DiGiovine, Alexa Kravarik, and her fiance Zachary Plescia Morgan Kravarik Kyle Burns Cecilia Kravarik Jonathan Kravarik and one great-great nephew Gregory DiGiovine Jr. along with life long friend whom he's known since kindergarten and were neighbors Fred Stansbury and wife Susan and special companion dog Charlie.
Special thank you to Right at Home HealthCare and Special aide Madelynn and Heartland Promedica Hospice of Circleville, Ohio.

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