Richard (Dick) Yasko, 88 years old, passed away peacefully and surrounded by family on Sunday, February 3, 2019 at his home.
Dick grew up in Racine and graduated from Park High School in 1950. He enlisted in the U.S. Navy during the Korean War, served as a medical corpsman in the 3rd Marine Division, and spent an additional four years of inactive duty at the Great Lakes Naval Training Center. Following his military
Dick is survived by his wife Caryl; sons Guy Yasko (Lauren Tepper) and Nikolai Yasko (Kumiko), and daughter Mila Yasko (John Wedge). He is also survived by seven grandchildren, Chieri Yasko, Vaclav Wedge, Ludovic Wedge, Ransom Yasko, Kai Yasko, Nadia Wedge, and Noe Yasko, many nieces and nephews, and brothers and sisters-in-law. He was preceded in death by his mother Cecille, father James; two brothers, Guy and Daniel; and his son Jim.
A memorial will be held on Saturday, June 29 at the Cravath Lake Community Center, 341 S. Fremont Street, Whitewater, from 3-7 p.m.. To leave an online condolence please visit www.olsen-gibson.com