The Times, Trenton, New Jersey, Sunday, March 6, 2005
ROBBINSVILLE -- Melania Teslenko, passed away Friday in Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Hamilton.
Born in Siberia on January 8, 1916, Mrs. Teslenko had been a resident of New Jersey since 1955.
She was a member of the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses in Hamilton.
Predeceased by her husband, Peter Teslenko, to whom she was married 46 years, and her son, Mykola Teslenko, she is survived by a daughter and son-in-law, Lydia and Thomas Patterson; two sons and daughters-in-law, Henady and Lydia Teslenko, Leonard and Rachel Teslenko; a daughter-in-law, Luda Teslenko; two brothers, Ivan and Peter Bondarenko; 12 grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren and five nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held 7 p.m. Monday from the Saul Memorial Home, 1740 Greenwood Avenue, Trenton.
Interment will be private.
Family and friends may call 5-7 p.m. Monday at the Memorial Home.