Blanche Talaske

TALASKE, Blanche Monica, 95, of Rogers City, died Friday, Jan. 18, 2013, at her home surrounded by her loving family in Rogers City.

She is survived by four sons, James (Darlene) of Reed City, Daniel (Kathy) of Rogers City, Thomas (Cathy) of Alpena, and Joseph (Tish) of Rogers City; a daughter, Mary (Mike) of Cheboygan; 12 grandchildren and 16 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband Louis on February 24, 1990; three sisters, Mae Winfield, Marjorie Kowalski, and Lorene Beers.

Visitation was Sunday, Jan. 20, at Hentkowski Funeral Home, from 3-8 p.m. The Rosary was recited at 6:45 p.m. and a Parish Prayer Service was held at 7 p.m., conducted by Sister Rita Epple. Visitation will continue Monday morning at the funeral home from 10 -10:45 a.m.. The Funeral Mass will follow at St. Ignatius Catholic Church at 11 a.m. with Father Arthur Duchnowicz officiating. Burial will take place in the spring at Mount Calvary Catholic Cemetery.