Anna Kushmerick

Anna Kushmerick, 93, of Jessup, died Sunday morning at home. She was the widow of Michael N. Kushmerick, who died in August 1987.

A lifelong Jessup resident, she was the daughter of the late John and Susan Youshock Wasilchak. She attended Jessup schools and was a member of Holy Ghost Byzantine Catholic Church, Jessup.

She was dedicated to her family and her church. She died surrounded by her family.

She is survived by two sons, Michael Kushmerick and wife, Roberta, Throop; and Gerald Kushmerick, Stamford, Conn.; a daughter, Susan O'Shea and husband, Joseph, Olyphant; grandchildren, Kate and Ann Kushmerick; and Susanne O'Shea; a brother, John Wasilchak, Olyphant; many nieces and nephews.

She was also preceded in death by sisters, Mary Dohanick and Barbara Santamorena; and brothers, Michael, Paul and Gerald Wasilchak.

The funeral will be Thursday at 9 a.m. from the Louis M. Margotta Funeral Home, 511 Church St., Jessup, with Divine Liturgy at 9:30 at Holy Ghost Byzantine Catholic Church. Interment, Holy Ghost Cemetery, Jessup.

Friends may call Wednesday from 5 to 9 p.m. Parastas, 6:30.

For online condolences, go to www.margottafuneral

Published in Scranton Times on Nov. 13, 2012