Anna Makar - Blackstone

Anna Makar - Blackstone

Anna (Kostyk) Makar, 93, of Blackstone, Mass., died Sunday, July 14, 2013, at the Holiday Retirement Home in Manviile, R.I.

Born in the Ukraine, Anna was the wife of the late Stefan Makar with whom she immigrated to the United States in 1949.

She worked for many years as an Assembler at Coby Glass in Woonsocket, R.I., before retiring in 1963.

Anna was a member of St. Michael's Ukrainian Catholic Church for several decades, and was a member of the church's Sodality of Our Lady Association.

She also enjoyed gardening, cross-stitching and cooking Ukrainian food for her family and friends.

Anna is survived by two children, Maria S. Scarano of North Smithfield, R.I., and Josef A. Makar and his wife Susan of Blackstone, Mass. She was the mother of the late Walter Makar of Port Charlotte, Fla. She also is survived by seven grandchildren, Joseph Makar of Blackstone, Mass., Deanna Koproski of Brooklyn, Conn., Deborah Scarano of New York, N.Y., Sandra Crombie of Saugus, Mass., Jennifer Scarano of Falmouth, Mass., Julie Tetreault of Blackstone, Mass., and David Makar of Ithaca, N.Y.; and five great-grandchildren.

Her Funeral will be Wednesday at 9 A.M. from the Kubaska Funeral Home, 35 Harris Ave., Woonsocket, with a Mass of Devine Liturgy at 10 A.M. in St. Michael's Ukrainian Catholic Church, 394 Blackstone St., Woonsocket. Burial will be in the parish cemetery. Relatives and friends are invited. Visitation hour will be Tuesday, July 16 from 4 to 6 P.M.

In lieu of flowers, contributions in Anna Makar's memory may be made to St. Michael's Ukrainian Catholic Church, 394 Blackstone St., Woonsocket, RI, 02895.