Stephanie I. Mejaski, 94, of Madison, passed away at 5:22 a.m. on Saturday, August 9, 2014 at Anderson Hospital in Maryville.
She was born December 19, 1919 in Madison, a daughter of the late George and Theresa (Jercinovich) Sirdock.
She was a devoted and active member of St. Mary Catholic Church in Madison and will be remembered for the love and special times shared with her family.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, John Megaski; grandson, Matthew Thomas Forys; and five sisters, Ann Barr, Josephine Martin, Rose Trgovich, Mary Krajnovich and Theresa Scrum.
She is survived by a daughter and son-in-law, Barb and David Forys of Pocahontas; a son, John Mejaski of Madison; a grandson, David Forys of Highland; three great-grandchildren, Christopher Matthew Forys, David Stephen Forys and Elise Marie Forys; a sister-in-law, Mildred Zarr of Madison; and other extended family and friends.
In celebration of her life, visitation will be at Irwin Chapel, 3960 Maryville Road in Granite City on Monday, August 11, 2014.
A funeral mass will be celebrated at St. Mary Catholic Church in Madison on Tuesday, August 12, 2014 at 10:00 a.m. with Father Manuel Cuizon as celebrant.
Burial will be at Calvary Catholic Church in Edwardsville.
Memorials may be made as masses or made to the Alzheimer’s Association or to the American Heart Association and may be accepted at the funeral home. www.irwinchapel.com