Frances K. Jusko of Arcade, NY died Thursday, December 5, 2019 at Fiddler's Green Manor in Springville, NY at the age of 83.
She was born November 28, 1936 in Ellicottville, NY a daughter of the late Joseph and Olga (nee Gorecki) Saba.
Fran was a terrific musician; she played the accordion, piano, and organ and would give music lessons out of her home. Her love of teaching lead her to facilitating children's religious education classes for St. Mary's church of Arcade where she was a member. She was also a member of the Ladies Guild. Fran's love of her Polish heritage was passed down to her children; she loved to make many polish dishes, celebrate many holidays with Polish customs, and listen and dance to Polish music. She had also catered at the Knights of Columbus in Yorkshire for 15 years. She was an amazing seamstress and enjoyed cooking and baking.
She is survived by her husband - Thomas S. Jusko whom she married on June 5, 1965 at the Fourteen Holy Helpers Church in West Seneca; her children - Ann Marie (Howard) Rathbun of Shinglehouse, PA, Michelle (Steve) Long of Berwyn, PA, Daniel (Laura) Jusko of Collegeville, PA; siblings: Phyllis (Harold) Gossell of West Seneca, James (Joan) Saba of Lackawanna; six grandchildren: Rachel Rathbun, Tommy, Matthew and Andy Jusko, Sarah and Christina Long as well as several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents and her brother - Robert Saba.
Friends may call Sunday, December 8, 2019 from 1-5 PM at the W.S. Davis Funeral Home, 358 Main St., Arcade. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Monday, December 9, 2019 at 10 AM at St. Mary's Church, 417 W. Main St., Arcade with Rev. Joseph Gullo officiating.
Interment will be in Calvary Cemetery, Salamanca, NY.