Anna I. Markovits, 89, of Huron, died July 13, 2008, in Firelands Regional Medical Center, after a brief illness.
She was born Jan. 8, 1919, in New York City, daughter of Samuel and Karolina Bogad. On Sept. 6, 1941, she married the Rev. Paul Markovits, who is deceased. In service to the Lord, she and her husband resided in Windsor, Ont., Canada, Lyons, N.Y., Pittsburgh and Carmichaels-Masontown, Pa. Since her husband's death, she has lived with her daughter and family in Upper Sandusky, Ohio, and Huron.
She is survived by her children, Carol Ann (Harry) Markovits-Goehring of Huron, Paul S. (Leslie) Markovits of St. Louis, Mo., and Timothy G. (Mary) Markovits of Mount Joy, Pa.; grandchildren, Sarah B. Markovits, Tamera (Jeff) Markovits Wilcox, Nathaniel E. Goehring, Kathryn A. Markovits and T. Paul Markovits; two sisters, Ethel Brachna and Gizella Bogad; and nieces, nephews and great-nieces and nephews.
A memorial celebration service will be at 11 a.m. Sunday at Zion Lutheran Church, Huron. Pastor Raymond Vance, will officiate. Interment will be later at Jacob Lutheran Church Cemetery, Masontown, Pa.
In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorial contributions be made to the Community Prayer Path at Zion Lutheran Church, or the Shepherds Fund, 930 S. Main St., Huron, OH 44839 or a charity of one's choice.
Condolences may be shared at fosterfh.com. Foster Funeral Home, Huron is handling the arrangements.