Elaine M. (Knutson) Gyuricsek

Elaine M. (Knutson) Gyuricsek

Elaine M. Gyuricsek, age 82, passed away surrounded by family at St. Mary’s Hospital on April 9, 2017. She was born on July 24, 1934 in Montfort, WI, the daughter of Ray and Libby (Volenec) Knutson. Elaine graduated from Montfort High School in 1953.

After graduating she moved to Madison and began a long career as a secretary for American Family Insurance.

Elaine enjoyed crocheting, knitting, and needle point. She made beautiful blankets that the family will always treasure. She loved cats and always had a rescue cat or two living with her. Elaine also enjoyed writing letters and sending cards to family and friends, she never missed a birthday or anniversary. She was a wonderful Grandma to Joe and will be dearly missed.

She is survived by, her grandson, Joe Gyuricsek

She was preceded in death by, her husband, William; son, Stephen; and brother, Marvin Knutson.

Special thanks to her grandson, Joe, who became her full time caretaker so that she could stay at home in her final days.

A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, April 22, 2017 at RYAN FUNERAL HOME, 2418 N. Sherman Ave., Madison. Visitation will be held from 10 a.m. until the time of service at the funeral home. To view and sign this guestbook, please visit: www.ryanfuneralservice.com