January 20, 1914 – January 28, 2015
Anna Skura, of New Castle, DE, passed away peacefully at home on Wednesday, January 28, 2015 at the age of 101.
A lifelong Delawarean, Anna was born in Wilmington on January 20, 1914, and was a daughter of the late Theodore Stecki and Catherine Kuzio Stecki.
She was a loving wife and mother who devoted her life to caring for her family. An excellent cook and superb hostess, Anna adored entertaining friends and planning family gatherings, doing so well into her 90’s. She enjoyed spending time outdoors working in her yard and in her leisure time, traveling to various locales. Anna will be remembered for her quick sense of humor and worldly wisdom. She will be dearly missed by all.
In addition to her parents, Anna was preceded in death by her husband of 44 years, Mitchell Joseph Skura and siblings, Stephen Stecki, Mary Kohl, Julia Marushchak and Olga Radulski. She is survived by her daughter, Dianne Poore; several nieces and nephews; several great nieces and great nephews; and her best friend, Theresa Wisniewski.
Mass of Christian Burial will be offered at 11 am on Tuesday morning, February 3, 2015, at Holy Spirit R.C. Church, 12 Winder Road, Garfield Park, New Castle, DE 19720, where a visitation for family and friends will be held from 10 am until 11 am. Interment will follow be private.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Holy Spirit R.C. Church, at the address listed above.