His Eminence Metropolitan Antony led the commemoration with the celebration of Divine Liturgy in St. Andrew Memorial Church. Clergy participating in the service were V. Rev. Yurij Siwko, Pastor of the Parish; V. Rev. Petro Levko, Pastor of St. George Parish, Yardville, NJ; V. Rev. John Lyszyk, Pastor of Holy Trinity Parish, Irvington, NJ; V. Rev. Oleh Hucul, Pastor of Holy Ascension Parish, Maplewood, NJ; V. Rev. Taras Naumenko, Pastor of St. Vladimir Cathedral, Philadelphia, PA; Rev. Fr. Zinoviy Zharskiy, Pastor of Holy Trinity Parish, Trenton, NJ; Rev. Fr. Vasyl Dovhan, St. Andrew Memorial Church; Rev. Fr. Vasyl Dmytryshyn, St. Sophia Seminary and Rev. Fr. Vasyl Pasakas, Pastor of Nativity of the Virgin Mary Parish, South Plainfield, NJ and Deacon James Cairns, St. Demetrius Parish, Carteret, NJ.
Participating from the Patriarch’s family were his daughter, Tamara Yarovenko, who traveled from Toronto, Ontario, Canada and was joined by her daughter, Natalka who resides in Florida and several grandchildren and a great grandchild – who is the great-great grandchild of the Patriarch. Others participating were faithful from South Bound Brook and other local parishes.