December 6, 2009
Anne (Anna) Knapp (Tremko), 98, of Urbana (formerly of Struthers, Ohio) passed away Sunday, December 06, 2009 in The Wellington, Urbana.
She was born October 27, 1911 in Struthers, Ohio, the daughter of the late Michael and Elizabeth (Sztaf) Tremko.
Anne enjoyed baking, sewing, gardening and reading.
She is survived by her daughter, Mary E. Knapp of Struthers, Ohio; sons, Martin M. (Elizabeth) Knapp of Urbana, Edward C. Knapp of Green Bay, Wisconsin; grandchildren, Gregory Knapp of Dearborn, Michigan, Edward Knapp of Cincinnati, Stephanie Skapik of Dayton, David Knapp of Cincinnati, Mark Knapp of Columbus, Andrew Knapp of Green Bay, Wisconsin, Erica Hanson of Madison, Wisconsin; 11 great-grandchildren, as well as several nieces and nephews.
Anne is preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Martin A. Knapp; son, James Knapp; sisters, Catherine Spay and Mary Phillips; step-brothers, John, Joe, Andrew, and George Adams; Step-sister, Mary Adams.
Following Anne’s wishes, her body will be cremated. The family will be holding a celebration of her life at a later date. In Lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in the memory of Anna or her son, Jimmy to the Special Olympics, 1133 19th Street NW, 12th Floor, Washington, DC 20036-3604.
Condolences may be sent to the family at www.vernonfh.com. Services have been entrusted to Vernon Funeral Home, Urbana.