Mrs. Ann Tucker, 94, passed away on Tuesday evening, Sept. 29, 2009, at Ridgewood Healthcare Center. She was born in Racine on Feb. 23, 1915, to the late Andrew and Elizabeth (nee: Janosko) Popadick. She lived all of her life in Racine. She was united in marriage to Wilbur Tucker; he preceded her in death on June 17, 2004.
Ann and her husband, Wilbur, were co-owners of Delta Drive-In in Kenosha. She enjoyed baking for her family.
She is survived by her children, Donna (Ronald) Groom, LeeAnn (Jerry) Shelmidine, Richard L. (Josephine) Tucker; nine grandchildren, twenty-seven great-grandchildren, one great-great-grandson; one brother and sister-in-law, Harold (Dorothy) Popadic; other relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by a daughter, Terry Lynn Tucker; one sister and two brothers.
Funeral services will be held at the Wilson Funeral Home, 1212 Lathrop Ave., on Saturday, Oct. 3, 2009, at 10 a.m. with Rev. Molly Doreza officiating. Interment will follow at West Lawn Memorial Park. Friends may meet with the family at the funeral home on Saturday from 9 a.m. until the time of service.
Memorials in memory of Mrs. Tucker to one's favorite charity have been suggested.
A special thank you to one east and one west at Ridgewood Healthcare Center.
Wilson Funeral Home
1212 Lathrop Ave., Racine 262-634-3361