The sad news has come to me that Ivan Krasovsky, a big promoter of the Lemko language and culture, passed away yesterday at age 86.
Most notable for people on this mailing list, he was the author of “A Dictionary of Surnames of Galician Lemkos in the 18th Century” which was published in L’viv in 1993. That work appears in both condensed and full form here:
Anyone who has ever produced a labor of love (and what genealogist hasn’t?) can appreciate what he did.
Bye for now