Anne Koska

Anne Louise Koska

Saturday, March 5th, 1932 - Wednesday, January 29th, 2020
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Obituary

Anne L. Koska, 87, passed away peacefully at her home surrounded by her loving family on January 29, 2020. Preceded in death by her husband, Ted, Anne lived in Freeland for over 40 years. Originally from Chicago, Anne and her family moved to the Des Moines area in 1960 before coming to Whidbey Island.
Anne was a dedicated wife, mother, grandmother and friend. She is survived by four children Sue Hansen, Ted Koska Jr., Nancy Clifton and Jon Koska, ten grandchildren, and fifteen great grandchildren. Her family was always the single most important thing to her and she cherished her time with them.
Anne was an excellent cook and an accomplished baker. There was always a new cookie recipe to try and enjoy. Anne had an eye for design and worked as a professional florist and caterer. Throughout her life she was always active in her church and supported her kids through PTA and Scouting.
A member of the Trinity Lutheran Church, Anne will be interred in the columbarium on the church grounds. A memorial service will be held at Trinity Saturday Feb 22 @ 10am.
Arrangements have been made with the assistance of Whidbey Memorial Funeral and Cremation Service





In lieu of flowers, Anne’s children are asking that donations be made in Anne’s name to:
Hospice foundation Fund, Whidbey Health 101 North Main St, Coupeville, Wa 98239 Call Heather Tenore, Foundation Assistant at 360-914-5635 to make a donation to Hospice in Anne's name.
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Service Details

  • Service

    Saturday, February 22nd, 2020 | 10:00am
    When
    Saturday, February 22nd, 2020 10:00am
    Location
    Trinity Lutheran Church
    Address
    18341 SR 525
    FREELAND, WA 98249
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Diana Erickson

Posted at 08:57pm
My best memory of Anne is the time she came out on the porch and informed me with hands on hips that "Nancy is eating dinner now" Now keep in mind that I was an adult with my own children but you don't mess with a force like that. I was all like okay Mrs.Koska, nobody had the ability to make me feel 10 yrs. old again like her. She was the ultimate fifties mom. She loved her family and was happiest when among them. She was a great cook, I loved her everything/eggshell cookies Nancy and I would raid her freezer for. She was a great lady and will be greatly missed.
 

Nancy Clifton Posted at 06:19pm

Thank you Diana ♥️ Taylor and I made egg shell cookies for the memorial service.
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Shannan Dumke

Posted at 01:13pm
Anne and I met because of Avon, but that did not define our friendship. Anne was a wise and strong woman, who generally cared about others and loved her family. I will miss her, but I am comforted knowing she is with Jesus. I’m sure she was welcomed with Him saying,”Well done my good and faithful servant!” I love you Anne ❤️
 

Nancy Clifton Posted at 06:21pm

Thank you so much Shannon ♥️

Catherine Brady

Posted at 11:34pm
I love the photo you've selected because that sparkle in her eyes and beautiful smile along with her joyful laugh is what I'll always remember about Anne. I grew up in the church Anne was part of starting in Des Moines and spent decades going to school with Nancy. Anne, and those in the florist shop where she worked, did our wedding flowers. Anne and our mother, Bette, worked on several Mother - Daughter teas at church. The love and joy of serving her family, God and others and Anne's joyful laugh are the things I will always remember about Anne. She leaves a hole in many lives, but that hole will fill with treasured memories and thankfulness for the legacy she leaves. - Catherine Morris Brady & family
 

Nancy Clifton Posted at 06:20pm

Thank you Catherine. ♥️ Many wonderful memories
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Rudy and Linda

Posted at 11:30pm
Rudy and I send our deepest sympathys in your tremendous loss. May those memories bring you comfort knowing you will see her again one day! Love and prayers
 

Nancy Clifton Posted at 06:21pm

Thank you both ♥️
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