John Pechenko passed away July 16, 2010. He was the beloved father of Andrea Thorkelsen and Michael Pechenko. He was the loving grandfather of four and the dear great-grandfather of eight. Funeral Service at Funeral Chapel was on Monday, July 19 at 9 a.m. Reverend W. Krawczuk officiated. Interment followed at Maple Grove Cemetery under the direction of The Kodis Funeral Home 63-06 Flushing Avenue in Maspeth.