Ann B. Krucas, age 96, passed away Thursday at Ascension All Saints Hospital.  Ann was born in New London, WI, February 17, 1920, daughter of the late Louis and Louise (Nee:  Wieta) Krucas.

Ann was employed for many years with Racine Unified School District, retiring in 1988, and with St. Mary’s Medical Center for fifteen years.  She was a member of the local, state, and national Retired Teachers Association, UW-Whitewater Alumni Association, Catholic Woman’s Club, and St. Mary’s Auxiliary.  She was a longtime member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church.

Survivors include brother, James A. Krucas; nieces and nephews, Anne (Dave) Dunda, Carla Krucas, Jason (Julie) Krucas, Blaise Krucas; grand nieces and grand nephews; other relatives and dear friends.  In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by a sister, Etta and brothers, Matthew and Raymond.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated, Tuesday at 10 a.m. at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, 2201 Northwestern Avenue with Reverend Ricardo Martin officiating. Entombment will follow at Holy Cross Garden Mausoleum, Hwy 32.  Relatives and friends may meet with the family Tuesday at the church, 9 a.m. until time of Mass at 10 a.m.

The family extends a special thank you to the staffs of Ridgewood Care Center and Wheaton Franciscan Hospice for their loving and compassionate care.