|Irene E. Krapausky, 93, of Galva, died at 6:29 PM, Sunday, September 23, 2012 at Snyder Village Health Center in Metamora, IL.
Funeral services will be held at 2:00 PM, Friday, September 28 at Rux Funeral Home in Galva. Rev. Ken Hogren will officiate. Visitation will be held one hour prior to the services at the funeral home. Burial will be in the Galva Cemetery. Memorials may be directed to the Galva Senior Citizen Center, Grace United Methodist Church, Willow Hill United Methodist Church or Snyder Village Health Center.
Irene was born July 3, 1919 in Galva, daughter of Frans and Hulda (Urelius) Hawkinson. She married Frank A. Krapausky on July 27, 1939 in Galva. He preceded her in death on April 17, 1996. She is survived by one son, Terry (Mary) Krapausky, one daughter, Marlene (Philip) Vandemore, one sister, Fern Kewish of Vineland, NJ and four grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents.
Irene graduated from Galva High School and attended Browns Business College in Galesburg. She worked as a bookkeeper at Hathaway's in Galva. She attended Grace United Methodist Church in Galva and Willow Hill United Methodist Church in German Town Hills. She belonged to the Galva Women’s Club and the Galva Senior Citizens Center.