Pearl Bukovsky

WAUCONDA – Pearl Bukovsky, 93, of Wauconda, passed away Sunday, Sept. 22, 2013, at Centegra Hospital – McHenry. 
Pearl was born in Chicago on Dec. 20, 1919, to Phillip and Bertha (Kreitzman) Goldberg. On Feb. 9, 1952, she married her husband, Mike Bukovsky.
Pearl enjoyed bingo, trips to Las Vegas, baking, cooking and taking care of her family.
She is survived by her children, William M. Bukovsky Sr. of Wauconda and Barbara (Ronald Sr.) Steinsdoerfer; grandchildren, Teresa Liebach, William Jr. (Melissa) Bukovsky, Cherie Miller, Brenda (Roger) Mollicone, Eva Nelson, Ronald Jr. (Elizabeth) Steinsdoerfer, Ashley (Jeffrey) Gottlieb and Amanda Steinsdoerfer; 19 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild. 
Pearl was preceded in death by her parents; her husband; brothers, George Goldberg and Marvin Goldberg; and sisters, Mildred Cohen and Selma Anderson.
The visitation will be from 10 a.m. until the 1:30 p.m. service Thursday, Sept. 26, at Colonial Funeral Home, 591 Ridgeview Drive, McHenry. Interment will be in Woodland Cemetery. 
In lieu of flowers, donations to the family would be appreciated.
For information, call Colonial Funeral Home at 815-385-0063 or email

Funeral Home

Colonial Funeral Home & Crematory
591 Ridgeview Drive McHenry, IL 60050
(815) 385-0063
Published in the Northwest Herald on Sept. 25, 2013