Mrs. Anna L. Herides, age 96, of Glendale Heights, IL, formerly of Bulpitt, passed away at 8:37 a.m. Saturday March 1, 2014 in her daughter’s home at Glendale Heights.
She was born August 22, 1917, in Bulpitt, IL, the daughter of Joseph and Barbara Balsis Miskus. She married Milo L “Jack” Herides on June 15, 1940 in Chicago, IL. He preceded her in death on October 1, 1985. Anna worked as a secretary in accounting at Vulcan Container in Hillside, IL for many years, retiring in the late 1970’s. She was a member of St. Rita Catholic Church in Kincaid. She was also a member of the Taylorville Memorial Hospital Auxiliary and the Polka Lovers Club of America in Springfield, IL.
She is survived by a daughter, Patricia Reikas of Glendale Heights, IL; son, George Herides of Oshkosh, WI; grandchildren, John Reikas and Shirley (Robert) Munoz of Glendale Heights; great-grandson, Jimmy Munoz of Glendale Heights; and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, brothers; Joe, Tom and Ben Miskus; sister, Barbara Kozi and three infant brothers.
A Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Thursday March 6, 2014 at 10:00 a.m. in St. Rita Catholic Church at Kincaid. Fr. Alan Hunter will officiate and burial will follow in Calvary Cemetery at Pawnee, IL. Visitation will be held on Thursday March 6, 2014 from 9:00 to 10:00 a.m. at St. Rita Catholic Church in Kincaid.
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Funeral services for Mrs. Anna L. Herides, 96, formerly of Bulpitt, IL were held at 10:00 am Thursday, March 6, 2014 in St. Rita Catholic Church, Kincaid, IL. Fr. Alan Hunter officiated. Burial followed in Calvary Cemetery, Pawnee, IL.
Pallbearers were Jim Harrison, Jeff Harrison, Manford Brown, Les Storm and Ron Graham.
Mrs. Herides died Saturday March 1, 2014 at home.
Masterson Funeral Home, Kincaid, IL handled arrangements. www.mastersonfh.com