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Mary A. Wilk

Mary A. Wilk Mary A. Wilk

Mary Ann Cahoy Wilk, age 95, Palmyra, Ind., entered into her eternal rest on Friday, Jan. 7, 2022.

She was born in Chicago, Ill., on Sept. 11, 1926, to Ignatz and Anna Nemlaha Cahoy, who were both Czechoslovakian immigrants. Mary Ann married Francis (Frank) Peter Wilk on Dec. 26, 1956.

She was a longtime resident of Danbury, Conn. Mary Ann had previously lived in Arizona, New York, California and, finally, Indiana. She worked as a dietitian for several V.A. hospitals and was a loving mother and homemaker. Mary Ann enjoyed music, art and flower gardening and was an avid reader. She was a devout Christian who had a great love for our Lord. Mary Ann was ready for her next adventure with Jesus.

She is preceded in death by her parents and husband.

Mary Ann is survived by her four children, Edward John Wilk of Pennsylvania, Theodore Francis Wilk (Marcia) of Florida, Carol Ann Wilk Lutz (Ray) of New York and Martin Andrew Wilk (Erin) of Indiana; and three grandchildren, Anna Rae Lutz, Erin Teresa Wilk Almberg and Jonathan Francis Wilk, as well as one great-grandchild, Valentina Almberg.

Cremation was chosen with a memorial service to be announced later. Love Funeral Home in Palmyra is in charge of arrangements. Interment will be held in Connecticut at a later date.