Yaroslava Stetsko


Age: 83

Summary: Ukrainian dissident who campaigned against Soviet rule of Ukraine in the 1930's, who moved to Germany in 1943 and stayed until the fall of the U.S.S.R. in 1991, returned to the Ukraine eventually running for and winning a parliament seat in 1998, becoming the oldest member of the ruling government.

Cause of Death: Brief illness

Born: May 14, 1920

Died: March 12, 2003

Munich, Germany