Ann Kwasneski

02/06/2012 4:12 PM |

Ann Kwasneski, a lifelong Southold resident, died suddenly Feb. 3 at the age of 91.

She was born in Southold March 22, 1920, to John and Alice (Grabowski) Slavonik.

Ann enjoyed the waters of the North Fork and was an avid boater who enjoyed sailing and waterskiing. Her true passion was tending to her flower gardens and family members.

Predeceased Sept. 14, 1981, by her husband, Leo E. Kwasneski, she is survived by her daughters, Carolyn Schill of Southold and Diane Kwasneski of Cutchogue; three grandchildren, Kevin Schill of Florida, Mark Schill of Southold and Christine Ireland of Shirley; and six great-grandchildren, Sydney, Stephen, Kayla, Matthew, Ashley and Brian.

The family received friends Feb. 6 at DeFriest-Grattan Funeral Home in Southold. The Liturgy of Christian Burial was celebrated Feb. 7 at Our Lady of Ostrabama Roman Catholic Church in Cutchogue. Father Marian Bicz officiated. Interment was at Sacred Heart R.C. Cemetery.

Memorials to RSVP or the North Fork Animal Welfare League would be appreciated.

This is a paid notice.