Ann C. Hanke, age 94, passed away peacefully Wednesday Aug. 3, 2022. She was born in Eagle River, on April 17, 1928 to John and Kazimera (Kate) Sarkauskas.
Ann had a proud 53-year career as business manager at Nelson's Ace Hardware. She will be remembered most for her jovial personality, her love of family, fishing and cabin time at Perch Lake.
Ann is survived by numerous nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband Raymond (Moe) Hanke, parents, brothers Francis (Frank), Edmund (Eddie), and Anthony (Tony) Sarkauskas, and sister Bernice Cummings.
A private funday gathering of family and friends will be held at the family homestead in the town of Cloverland.
Arrangements by Gaffney-Busha Funeral Home, Eagle River. Online condolences may be expressed at gaffney-busha.com.
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