Wuka, Florence Maria
Florence Maria Wuka
Deceased: August 14, 2013
Funeral Mass: Saturday, August 17, 2013 10am at
Florence Marie Wuka, 94, died at her home on August 14, 2013. Ms. Wuka served in WWII as an Army Sergeant and was a member of the first Women's Army Corp. She later worked for the Burlington Railroad as executive assistant to the CEO, and on the Administrative Executive Board at The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists in Washington DC.
She is predeceased by her parents, John and Mary Wuka of West Allis, WI, and her sister Theresa Kirsits née Wuka and her husband Emil.
She is survived by her niece Karen Echols née Kirsits and her husband Leonard, her nephew Ken Kirsits and his wife Beverly, her cousin Mike Bachmann and his wife Jean. Ms. Wuka also leaves behind many loving friends, neighbors and extended family.
Lying in state at 9:000 a.m. on Saturday, August 17, 2013 until the funeral at 10:00 a.m. at Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Church, 690 W. Belmont Ave., Chicago, IL 60657.
Interment will be at 11:00 am on Monday, August 19, 2013 at Holy Cross Cemetery, 7301 W Nash St., Milwaukee, WI 53216.
For info Lakeview Funeral Home 773-472-6300 or www.lakeviewfuneralhome.com