Evelyn Marie Grachek
FREMONT: Evelyn Marie Grachek, 88, of Fremont, died Friday, April 12, 2013 at Bethesda Care Center.
She was born March 26, 1925 in Fremont the daughter of Joseph and Loretta (Giebel) Shiets. She married Edward Paul Grachek on September 30, 1944 in Fremont. Evelyn was a member of St. Joseph Church, Fremont American Legion Auxillary, Catholic Family Movement, and volunteered her time at the Food Pantry. She was a very patriotic lady who had strong political convictions, but also a warm, loving heart for her friends and family. She enjoyed flower gardening, reading,scrapbooking, and playing bingo.
She is survived by her children, Donna (Don) Maas of Millbury, OH, Lucretia (John) Owens of Fremont, Maria (Randy) Patrick of Oak Harbor, Cecilia (Ron) Boucher of Fremont, Christina (Paul) Shoemaker of Fremont; brothers, Donald (Louise) Shiets of Oak Harbor, Eldon and Ed Shiets, both of Fremont; 21 grandchildren; 41 great grandchildren.
She is preceded in death by her parents; husband; children, Tom and John Grachek; grandchild, Christopher Patrick; siblings, Gerald Shiets, Helen Ohms, Norbert Shiets, Paul Shiets, Rosie Baumer.
Visitation will be Tuesday, April 16, 2013 from 2-4 & 6-8PM at Keller-Ochs-Koch-Mason Funeral & Cremation Service, 416 S. Arch St, Fremont, with a Prayer Service beginning at 7:30PM. A Mass of Resurrection will be Wednesday, April 17 at 10:30AM at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Fremont. Burial will follow at St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery.
Memorial donations may be made to St. Joseph Catholic church,
, Fremont American Legion, or the donor's choice. Online condolences may be left at www.kokm.net