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Father Deacon Michael Paul
1945 - 2019
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Obituary for Father Deacon Michael Paul Waak

Father Deacon Michael Paul  Waak
Father Deacon Michael Paul, age 74 of Collingswood on April 19, 2019. Loving son of the late Esther and Joseph Waak, Devoted father of Nicky Morales, Raymon Reyes, Louis Arroyo and Elvin Reyes. Dear brother of Steve Walck, James Walck, Gabriel Waak and Mary Ann Cokos. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. Relatives and friends are invited to attend his viewing Thursday 9:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m. at The Ukrainian Catholic Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, 830 N. Franklin Street, Philadelphia, Pa. followed by a Paschal Service at 11:00 a.m. Viewing Friday 6:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m. at St. Mary's Ukrainian Catholic Church, 210 W. Blaine Street, McAdoo, Pa. 18237 followed by a Divine Liturgy Saturday 10:00 a.m. Interment Saturday St. Mary's Ukrainian Catholic Cemetery, McAdoo Pa. The family requests in lieu of flowers donations to St. Mary's Ukrainian Catholic Church.

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Life Story for Father Deacon Michael Paul Waak

Father Deacon Michael was a graduate of Catholic University of America, receiving a Bachelor of Arts Degree and the Graduate Master of Social Work from New York University, where he also completed the Certificate in Advanced Clinical Social Work. He was a New Jersey state licensed clinical social worker.
He was ordained a Ukrainian Catholic Deacon on June 24, 1989 and was currently serving at the Ukrainian Catholic Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, Philadelphia.

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