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RUSSELL KOWALYSHYN


 

Sessions

Session Year Position District Party
1965- 1966 Democrat
1967- 1968 138 Democrat
1969- 1970 138 Democrat
1971- 1972 138 Democrat
1973- 1974 138 Democrat
1975- 1976 138 Democrat
1977- 1978 138 Democrat
1979- 1980 138 Democrat
1981- 1982 138 Democrat
1983- 1984 138 Democrat
 Counties   Monroe, Northampton

Biography

09/16/1918 - 04/17/1988

KOWALYSHYN, Russell, a Representative from Monroe and Northampton Counties; born in the city of Northampton, Northampton County, Pa., September 16, 1918; graduated, Northampton High School; B.A., Lehigh University; M.A., Columbia University; LL.B., Dickinson School of Law; captain, Military Government, United States Army (1943-1946), (1942-1946, World War II); attorney; assistant district attorney, Northampton County (1956-1963); director, Northampton Area school board (1960-1965); solicitor, Moore Township and Northampton borough; elected as a Democrat to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives for the 1965 term; reelected to serve 9 consecutive terms thereafter; not a candidate for reelection to the House (1984); died, April 17, 1988 in Fountain Hill, Lehigh County, Pennsylvania; interred, Assumption of Virgin Mary Ukrainian Orthodox Cemetery, Northampton, Northampton County, Pennsylvania.