Mae Jeratowski, age 78, died at Sanford USD Medical Center in Sioux Falls on April 17, 2012.
Mae Ann Radke was born on March 25, 1934 at Elba, NE to John and Selma (Stefanowicz) Radke, She married Archie Jeratowski on August 8, 1953 at Elba, NE. He preceded her in death in 1986.
She is survived by two sons - Michael (Nancy) of Albion, NE and Gary of Wentworth, SD. One daughter Deb (Jon) Barger of Wentworth. 11 grandchildren, 12 great grandchildren 3 sisters - Theresa Nabity of St Libory, NE, Zeta Layner of Elba, NE and Virginia Powers of Aurora, NE.
She was also preceded in death by her parents, a son Charles in 2003 and 3 sisters.
Funeral Mass will be held 10:30 AM on Friday, April 20, 2012 at St Thomas Aquinas Church with Rev Robert Vinslauski officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery.
She grew up in Elba where she graduated from high school. After they were married they lived in Grand Island, NE until moving to Madison in 1971.
She worked at Madison Bakery, M-Tron Industries and Kathy’s Cake and Bake Shop in Madison. She was a member of St Thomas Altar Society.
There will be a parish scripture service at 7:00 PM on Thursday at Weiland Funeral Chapel which is in charge of the arrangements.