Mary Sankey Racek
Mary Sankey Racek, 93, of Fox Chapel,
died Monday, July 4, 2011.
She was the wife of Thomas Racek and the late Harold H. Sankey, MD; mother of John (Linda) Sankey, Carol (David) Huff and Harold L. (Constance) Sankey; stepmother of Joan (James) Dunne, Susan (Albert) Cronk, Andrew (Mary) Racek, John (Koki) Racek, Claire Racek and David (Aura Lee) Racek; grandmother of Lindsay and Garret Huff;
also survived by nine stepgrandchildren;
and sister of the late John, Warren, Robert and Paul Hutchison.
Mary graduated from Thiel College and then received her nursing degree, serving as a Navy nurse during World War II. She was the owner and broker of Fox Chapel Real Estate for 39 years. Her long-standing relationships with various organizations included being founder of the Countryside Garden Club, the Women's Auxiliary of the Allegheny County Medical Society and Summer's Best Two Weeks. Friends received from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday and Friday at the WEDDELL-AJAK FUNERAL HOME, 100 Center Ave., Aspinwall. A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday in the Fox Chapel Presbyterian Church, 384 Fox Chapel Road. Interment private.
(Pennsylvania - Pittsburgh Tribune)
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