Anna K. Ukasick, 87


Anna K. Ukasick of Harrison Avenue in Cedarburg passed away at Family Tree –Harrison Home in Cedarburg where she had been a resident for the last four years. She was 87 years old.

Anna was born in Milwaukee on Aug. 12, 1926, the daughter of Joseph and Anna Geiss Lieber. She attended local schools and graduated from West Division High School with the class of 1943. On May 24, 1947, Anna was united in marriage with Bernard Ukasick in Milwaukee.

The couple settled in Milwaukee and moved to Cedarburg in 1979. Bernard preceded her in death in 1989.

Anna worked at General Automatic in Milwaukee and retired as a supervisor in 1988 after more than 20 years on the job. Anna was a member of St. Francis Borgia Parish in Cedarburg.

She belonged to the Cedarburg Senior Center, where she participated in ceramics and the teddy bear class, creating teddy bears to be donated to local police departments.

Anna is survived by her two children, Kenneth Ukasick of Kansasville and Sharon (Robert) Possley of Cedarburg. She is further survived by her granddaughter, Nicole Possley of Madison; special friends, Glen and Kathy Gunderson; other relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by her husband.

A Mass of Christian Burial took place at 11 a.m. on Monday, Nov. 25, at St. Francis Borgia Catholic Church North, 1375 Covered Bridge Road, Cedarburg. Father Al Viek presided. She was laid to rest beside her husband at Holy Cross Catholic Cemetery, Milwaukee. The family received visitors at the church Monday from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m.

Eernisse Funeral Home in Cedarburg assisted the family with arrangements.

Memorials are suggested to the Cedarburg Senior Center in her name. The family wishes to extend their warmest thanks to the staff at Harrison Home and Serenity Hospice for the wonderful care they gave Anna.