Agnes Sulak, 92, died on Monday, Aug. 12, 2013, at Boulder Park Terrace in Charlevoix.
She was born on April 7, 1921, in Charlevoix, the daughter of George and Anna (Orsak) Krchak. On Nov. 13, 1939, at St. Joseph Catholic Church in East Jordan, she married Jerome A. Sulak Sr. They lived in East Jordan for 28 years and then in 1967, moved to the Bohemian settlement to the Sulak Farm. She had worked for a total of five years at the Ellsworth Canning Factory.
American Legion in East Jordan, and the National Rural Letter Carrier Association Auxiliary.
She enjoyed gardening, knitting, crocheting, crossword puzzles, baking and the outdoors, but her greatest joy was her children and many grandchildren.
Agnes is survived by seven children, Jerome “Jerry” Sulak Jr. of Boyne City, Delbert (Sally Graham) Sulak of Comstock Park, Ronald “Ronnie” (Beverly Snyder) Sulak of East Jordan, Leon “Ivan” (Kathy Lake) Sulak of Boyne City, Mark (Pam King) Sulak of East Jordan, Eric (Michelle Delaney) Sulak of Boyne City, and Lori (Rob) Cummins of Orlando, Fla.; 24 grandchildren; 36 great-grandchildren; three great-great-grandchildren; two sisters, Katherine “Kay” Cummings of Rochester, and Lavonia “Libby” DeYoung of Charlevoix; as well as several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband, Jerome A. Sulak Sr., on June 5, 1998; one grandchild; two great-grandchildren; three brothers; and four sisters.
The funeral service will be at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 14, at the Penzien Funeral Homes Inc. in East Jordan.
The family will receive friends from 2-4 p.m. and 6-8 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 13, at the funeral home.
Memorials may be given to the Lighthouse Missionary Church, 7824 Rogers Road, East Jordan, Mich. 49727. Online condolences may be sent to www.penzienfh.com.