Telegraph Journal, January 2, 1960
Paikowsky - At St. Joseph's Hospital, January 1, 1960, Jacob Paikowsky of 113 King Street East, son of late John and Jennie (Williams) Paikowsky, leaving his wife, one son, one daughter, one brother, one sister, five grandchildren, several nieces and nephews.
Funeral from Shaarei Zedek Synagogue on Sunday afternoon with service at 2:30 p.m. Interment in Shaarei Zedek Cemetery.
The Telegraph Journal
January 2, 1960
A well-known Saint John merchant, Jacob Paikowsky, proprietor of Duval's Ltd., 15-17 Waterloo Street, died early Friday morning in St. Joseph's Hospital after a seizure. He had been ill for the last nine days. He was 71.
For a period of 40 years, Mr. Paikowsky had been engaged in the hardware trade in Saint John and was well known. Affectionately known as 'Jake' to hundreds, his passing has been learned with sorrow throughout many parts of the province.
Born in Lida, Poland, the son of the late John and Jennie (Williams) Paikowsky, he spent his boyhood days in the United States and was educated in Waterville, ME. He came to Saint John in 1919.
Paikowsky lived at 113 King Street East and was a member of the congregation of Shaarei Zedek. Surviving are his wife, the former Miss Harriet Gilbert; one son Morton E. Paikowsky, Saint John; one daughter, Mrs. Peter Hoffman, Montreal; one brother Isadore Paikowsky, Burlington, VT and one sister, Mrs. Charles Welsburgh, Albany, N.Y., five grand children, several nieces and nephews.
The funeral will be held Sunday afternoon from Shaarei Zedek Synagogue, with service at 2:30 p.m. Interment will be in Shaarei Zedek Cemetery.
Gravestone reference code(s): JM 998.61.447. Memorial plaque in synagogue: Abraham E. Smith - C4. Additional notes: hardware merchant