Rose S. Zarek, age 95, of Columbus died Tuesday May 15, 2001 at Morys Haven in Columbus.
Funeral Services are 10:30 a.m. Friday May 18, 2001 at St. Isidore Catholic Church in Columbus with
Reverend Joseph A. Miksch officiating. Burial will be in the St. Bonaventure Cemetery in Columbus.
Visitation is after 3:00 p.m. Thursday at McKown Funeral Home. A Vigil Service will be held at 7:00 p.m.
Thursday at McKown Funeral Home. Visitation will continue on Friday from 8:00 a.m. until 10:00 a.m.
also at the funeral home.
Rose S. Zarek was born June 26, 1905 in Buffalo, New York to Louis and Justina (Olander) Bernecki. She was raised in Colorado. On February 2, 1925 she was united in marriage to Sylvester Zarek at Sts. Peter & Paul Catholic Church in Krakow near Genoa, Nebraska. Following her marriage Rose worked for the Consumer Public Power and the Duncan School System. During the summer she worked for the recreational park in Columbus.
Rose was a member of St. Isidore Catholic Church and the Christian Mothers.
She is survived by:
Mary Ann (Jim) Maslonka : Daughter of Columbus, NE
Bernard Zarek : Son of Columbus, NE
Dominick Zarek : Son of Columbus, NE
16 Grandchildren and several Great Grandchildren
She was preceded by:
Husband: Sylvester Zarek
Parents: Louis and Justina (Olander) Bernecki
Son: Leonard Zarek
Memorials may be directed to St. Isidore Church or Donors Choice