Zelko, Ann (nee Mufich) Age 99, resident of Willow Falls, passed away Friday, March 15, 2013 at Presence Villa Franciscan. Survived by one daughter, Arlene (Harold) Reuvers; two sons, Ronald (Linda) and Richard (Meg) Zelko; 8 grandchildren; 9 great-grandchildren; one sister, Pauline (late Richard) Zielinski; one brother, Fred (Martha) Mufich; two sisters-in-law, Delored Mufich and Bernie Mufich. Numerous nieces and nephews also survive. Preceded in death by her husband, Louis J. Zelko (1995); parents, Frank and Mary Mufich; brothers, Frank, Edward, Stanley and John Mufich; sisters, Mary Batuzich, Katie McGary. Born in Joliet a lifelong resident. Ann was a homemaker all her life, who loved to cook, bake and sew. Member of St. Mary Nativity Catholic Church. A special thank you to the caregivers and physical therapists and hospice for the care given to Ann. Private Services were held, Monday, March 18, 2013 at St. Mary Nativity Catholic Church. Interment St. Mary Nativity Cemetery. Memorials to Joliet Area Community Hospice would be appreciated.
Published in Herald News on Mar. 19, 2013