Dolores Akin

Dolores Akin

1934 - 2013

Dolores Akin, 79, of Kenosha entered into eternal life on Wednesday June 19, 2013 at Hospice House in Pleasant Prairie, surrounded by her loving family after a brief struggle with Luekemia.

Dolores was born on April 17, 1934 in Kenosha, the daughter of the late Peter & Lillian Kavaliauskas. She married Richard C. Akin on May 5, 1956. She was employed at Snap-On Tools and Kenosha Unified Schools for many years. In addition to raising three children Dolores volunteered her services to her childrens schools, church, community Shalom Center, Kenosha Hospital Gift Shop, and Meals on Wheels. Dolores loved to rummage, play mahjong with friends, create cards, and arrange flowers.

Dolores is survived by three children, Greg (Ann) Akin, Kimberly (David) Frost, Leslie (David) Sandahl; grandchildren, Bill and Leigh Akin, Kyle and Scott Frost, and Niki and Taylor Sandahl; a brother, Wayne (Sandy) Kavaliauskas. She was preceded in death by her husband, Richard in 2010.

A memorial gathering will be held on Sunday June 23rd, 2013 at St. Marys Lutheran Church from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. with memorial services to follow at 1:30 p.m. In lieu of flowers memorials to the St. Marys Endowment Foundation, Shalom Center, and Hospice Alliance.

Kenosha Funeral Services & Crematory

8226 Sheridan Rd.

Kenosha, WI 53143

(262) 652-1943

Funeral Home

Kenosha Funeral Services - Kenosha
8226 Sheridan Rd.  Kenosha, WI 53143
(262) 652-1943

Published online at on June 20, 2013