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Della Juracko

February 27, 1920 ~ July 23, 2017 (age 97)

Della I. Juracko,  97, of Bellaire, passed away on July 23, 2017 at her home.

   Della was born on February 27, 1920, in West Point, OH, the daughter of Joseph and Margaret (Korinsky) Kusior.  She moved to Antrim County in 1961 after many years in the Detroit area. 

   Della owned and operated Lackawanna Resort on Intermediate Lake. She was employed at Circuit Controls in East Jordan, Texas Instruments in Central Lake as one of the first 12 employees hired there, and Shanty Creek Resort in Bellaire.

   In her spare time, Della enjoyed reading, baking, watching westerns and stone picking at the Bay on Lake Michigan.

   She is survived by four children, Joe (Carolyn) Juracko, Pam Barnard, Suzie (Ben) Collins all of Central Lake as well as Ramona Juracko of Bellaire.  In addition to her children she is survived by 9 grandchildren, Joey, Maggie, Kathryn, Rachel, Eli, Hannah, Jacob, Zeb, Andrew, 8 great-grandchildren, Amber, Hadly, Adelaide, Kinsey, Delilah, Keegan, Stella, and Garrett.

   Preceding her in death were her husband Joseph Juracko in 1998, a grandson Seth Boss in 2010, her parents and siblings, Hazel, Joseph, Marge and Stanley.

    Private family services will take place. 

   Burial will be in Southern Cemetery, Central Lake Township.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Good Samaritan, P.O. Box 206, Ellsworth, MI, 49729 or A.C. Paw, P.O. Box 94, Acme, MI, 49610.

   Arrangements are being handled by the Central Lake Chapel of Mortensen Funeral Homes.

   Please sign her online guestbook www.mortensenfuneralhomes.com.


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