Ann Durko, 95, Passes Away Dec. 14

By  //  December 16, 2012


BREVARD COUNTY, FLORIDA – Ann B. Durko, 95, passed on to her Lord December 14, 2012.

Born 1917 in Slovan, Pa., daughter of Cecylia and Walenty Brzeski, she was the last of seven sisters and one brother. She had been a bookkeeper/assistant manager at Petrucci’s Market in Burgettstown, Pa. until retirement, when she relocated to Indialantic, Florida.

Ann B. Durko

She was member of the Holy Name of Jesus Catholic Church, for 35 years and volunteered for 25 years at the HNJ gift shop, various church ministries, and was an active member of the Women’s Guild.  She gave much of her time and energy at her Condo Complex, serving on the board and as the volunteer bookkeeper for 22 years.

She was preceded in death, by her husband Joseph, and son Raymond.  She is survived by her son James Durko and his wife Susan, of McMurray, Pa. and daughter Cecelia Burrows and her husband Carl, Indialantic, Fl. Three granddaughters, Heather Lane and Erin Morton both of Atlanta, Ga, Beth Wendt of Canonsburg, Pa. and a step-granddaughter, Melanie Burrows of Pittsburgh, Pa.  She has been blessed with five great grandchildren and three step-great grandchildren. She will be sadly missed by many.

A funeral mass will be held 10:30 a.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 18, 2012 at Holy Name of Jesus Catholic Church, Indialantic, Fl. She will be laid to rest alongside her husband and son at Our Lady of Lourdes Cemetery in Burgettstown, PA.

Donations can be sent to St. Vincent de Paul Society, Holy Name of Jesus, 3050 N. Hwy A1A, Indialantic, Fl. 32903.

Anyone wishing to share a memory, send the family a message or place a memorial donation is asked to please visit Anne’s guestbook at

Beach Funeral Homes & Cremation Services
1689 S. Patrick Drive
Indian Harbour Beach, Florida 32937
TEL: 321-777-4640