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James D. Yukna

Born September 2, 1939, he was the son of the late Ignatius Yukna and Pearl Ujvary Yukna.

Mr. Yukna was employed for 35 years at Bell & Howell as an electronic technician. He served in the National Guard and was an avid car collector as well as model train collector. Most of all, he loved his grandchildren and great nephews.

He is survived by his wife, Kathleen A. Czar Yukna, and children; Thomas J. Yukna and wife Tammy, of Stroudsburg, Pa, Renee K. Leslie and husband Arthur Jr., of Effort, PA, and David M. Yukna and wife Stephanie, of Bethlehem Township, PA. Grandchildren are Marissa, Amber, Thomas, Tyler, James, David Jr., and Kayleigh. Also surviving is a great grandchild, William, as well as a sister, Jane Sine and fiancé Robert Junio, and great nephews, Tanner and Chace.

A calling hour will be held on Thursday, June 27, 2019, from 10-11am at the Finegan Funeral Home at 924 2nd Avenue in Alpha, N.J., followed by the funeral service at 11:00am. The interment will be at the United Presbyterian Cemetery in Alpha. Visit

In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital at