Dorothy Ann (Marklevitz) KrulacMay 14, 1924 ~ November 12, 2017 (age 93)
Dorothy Ann Krulac, age 93, formerly of Dorr and Wayland passed away November 12, 2017. As a “beautiful bride” she walked with Jesus into Heaven where she was greeted by her husband, Frank and son Mark. Also preceding her in death were her parents Peter and Rose Marklevitz, mother and father -in-law Nick and Mary Krulac, along with two brothers and three sisters.
Dorothy and Frank met at the “Dixie” and after six months they were married on November 10, 1945.
She is survived by her daughter Rosemary (David); sister Josephine Chrusciel; brother Roman (Colleen) Marklevitz; sisters-in-law Josephine Banas, Eleanor Marker, Helen (Tom) Fox, Betty Krulac (Schneider); and cousin Brother Paul Belco OFM of Pulaski, Wisconsin who has been very supportive. Longtime friend and working partner Patricia “Pat” Wiman.
Dorothy was a drummer in a Polka band with her husband, Frank and Robert Kaczanowski. They played for many occasions in the local area for several years and also at “Simple Simons” in North Dorr.
Thanks to staff at Ely Manor and Wings of Hope Hospice for their care and support and a special thank you to Roni, Holly, and Klaire for all their help at this difficult time.
Mass of Christian Burial will be held 11AM on Friday, November 17, 2017 at St. Therese Catholic Church presiding will be Father Alphonse Savarimuthu with Deacon Jeff Ryan assisting. Interment will be at SS Cyril & Methodius.
Family and friends will visit with Dorothy’s family from 2-4 PM and 6-8 PM on Thursday, November 16, 2017 at Kubiak-Cook Funeral Services, 312 N. Main St., Wayland and one hour prior to Mass at the church on Friday. Rosary will be held at 6 PM on Thursday evening.
Memorial contributions may be made to St. Therese Catholic Church, Wayland Area EMS, or Wings of Hope Hospice. The family welcomes memories and messages in their on-line guestbook at www.kubiakcook.com.
St. Therese Catholic Church
128 Cedar St., Wayland MI 49348
Wayland Area Ambulance Services
911 South Main St,, Wayland MI 49348
Wings of Hope Hospice
530 Linn St., Allegan MI 49010