Former Riverside resident
Elaine Straka Bronec, 96, of Stickney and formerly of Riverside, died on Jan. 16, 2020. Born on July 23, 1923, she had worked as a waitress prior to retirement.
She was the wife of the late Frank Straka and of the late Albert Bronec; the mother of Frank (Judith) Straka, Debra Jensen and the late Robert Straka; the grandmother of Frank (Brianne) and Kenneth Straka, Matthew, Danielle and Andrew Jensen; the great-grandmother of Dylan, Brady, Liam, Delilah and Bruce; the sister of the late June Pincuspy, Ronald Reimer and Marlene Reimer; and an aunt and great-aunt to many.
Visitation is on Wednesday, Jan. 22 from 9 a.m. until time of service at 11:30 a.m., at Ivins/Moravecek Funeral Home, 80 E. Burlington St. in Riverside.