Katherine Galko
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Friday
3
May

Visitation at Funeral Home

2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Friday, May 3, 2019
Anthony Funeral Home Kucko-Anthony-Kertesz Chapel
1990 S. Main St
Akron, Ohio, United States
Friday
3
May

Funeral Service

3:00 pm
Friday, May 3, 2019
Anthony Funeral Home Kucko-Anthony-Kertesz Chapel
1990 S. Main St
Akron, Ohio, United States

Final Resting Place

Lakewood Cemetery
1080 West Waterloo Rd.
Akron, Ohio, United States

Obituary of Katherine Ann Galko

Katherine Ann Galko, 94, passed away Friday, April 26, 2019.

Kate was born in Barberton on December 30, 1924 to Joe & Katie Durec and was a lifelong area resident. She worked as a product demonstrator for Quality Demo for many years. Kate also worked making wedding cakes and catering; she was an incredible baker and cook. She enjoyed sewing. Kate was a good mother and a loving & fun grandmother. She was a longtime member of St. Mark Lutheran Church.

Kate was preceded in death by her parents; her husband Albert; and daughter Susan. She is survived by her son Albert (Shari) Galko; grandchildren Leslie (David) Luchtenberg, and Christine, Catherine, Creed & Caden Galko; and great-granddaughter Susanna Luchtenberg.

The family is grateful to the doctors and staff at Summa Akron City Hospice for their kind and compassionate care of Kate in her last days.

A memorial service will be celebrated at 3PM on Friday, May 3 at Anthony Funeral Homes, Kucko-Anthony-Kertesz Chapel, 1990 S Main St, where the family will receive friends for one hour prior, beginning at 2PM. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Hospice of Summa, Summa Health Foundation – 51140, PO Box 2090, Akron, OH 44309-2090.

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