Frances Walka, 98, a longtime resident of Mahopac, passed away on September 29, 2011, surrounded by her loving family.
Mrs. Walks was born on February 12, 1913, to Joseph and Frances (Mach) Vondras, in New York City.
On November 28, 1934 she married Rudolph Walka and they resided in Jackson Heights, Queens. Mrs. Walka was a homemaker and dedicated her entire life to her family. In 1954, Frances and Rudolph took their family to Mahopac to enjoy their summer months and made Mahopac their permanent residence in 1971.
Mrs. Walka was an active member of her community. From 1973 to 1998 she was the RSVP for the Carmel Senior
Citizens, she was also a member of St. John the Evangelist Altar Rosary and St. John the Evangelist Columbiettes.
She is survived by her three loving daughters, Janet Breister of Osprey, Fla., Christina Walka of Mahopac; and Sharon Herzog of Mahopac; four adoring grandchildren; and seven wonderful great-grandchildren.
She is predeceased by her loving husband, Rudolph. A visitation was held on Monday, October 3, at Cargain Funeral Homes, Inc. and a Mass of Christian Burial was held on Tuesday, October 4, at St. John the Evangelist.
Arrangements were made by Cargain Funeral Homes, Inc., 418 Route Six, Mahopac.