NEW BAVARIA - Edna H. Okuley age 93, of New Bavaria, died Friday evening, April 5, 2013 at Vancrest Healthcare Center of Holgate.
She was born June 29, 1919 to Adam and Margeret (Faber) Westrick, in New Bavaria. On June 29, 1937 she married Leo Okuley.
Edna was a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church as well as the Rosary Altar and CLC.
She is survived by her seven children, Tom (Dorothy) Okuley of New Bavaria, Joyce (Frank) Poulson of Summerville, N. J., Janet (Bob) Otto of Wooster, Mike (Carol) Okuley of New Bavaria, Margaret Okuley of Napoleon, Kevin Okuley of Napoleon, and Ben (Deb) Okuley of New Bavaria; 23 grandchildren; and 33 great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband on Dec. 4, 1999; two sons, Dan and Gerard; three brothers, Urban, Lee, and Albert "Butch" Westrick; a sister, Viola; and a granddaughter, Michelle.
A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated on Tuesday, April 9, at 10 a.m. in Sacred Heart Catholic Church, New Bavaria. Burial was in the church cemetery.
Arrangements were handled by Zachrich Funeral Home, 114 William Street, Holgate.
Contributions can be made to Sacred Heart Catholic Church or to a charity of the donor's choice.
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