Elaine Marie Straka

Elaine Marie Straka, 88, of Palos Hills, died Oct. 14, 2007 at Raulson Hospital in Okeechobee, Florida.

Mrs. Straka's ashes were buried at a family plot of land in Phillips, Wis., in October 2007.

Mrs. Straka is survived by her sons, Joseph and Jim; her daughter, Judith Mittler; her brother, Edward Sindelar; her sisters, Karleen Norkus, Patricia Helmus, Susan Dedo; seven grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.

Mrs. Straka was born in Chicago. She was a safety deposit clerk of Sun Bank.