Anna Jalovec (nee Sustar) age 96, beloved wife of the late Joseph; loving mother of Joseph, John (wife Anna), and Roberta Briggs (husband Lawrence); devoted grandmother of Christina, John Bradley (wife Krystal), Lauren and Nicholas Briggs and great-grandmother to Reese; cherished daughter of the late Francisci and Ana (nee Hribar) Sustar; dearest sister of Frank Sustar, Slavka Repensek, Angela Homar, and the late Maria Resnik and Janko Sustar, all of Slovenia; dear aunt and great-aunt of many.
Anna was born July 4, 1925 and died peacefully on May 14, 2022. She was born in Slovenia and immigrated to the United States in 1949 by way of Buffalo. She spent the last 67 years residing in Richmond Heights. She was an active member of St. John of the Cross Parish and the KSKJ Lodge 169.
Anna was a homemaker and enjoyed gardening, baking, and knitting. She enjoyed listening to polkas. Anna loved when her family would gather for the holidays and other occasions and especially enjoyed her Fourth of July birthdays. Anna was a caring and devoted wife, mother and grandmother. She was dedicated to her faith and her family.
She will be dearly missed by all.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in memory of Anna to The Diabetes Research Institute Foundation, 200 S. Park Road, Suite 100 Hollywood, FL 33021.
Mass of Christian Burial Thursday, May 19, 2022 at St. John of the Cross Catholic Church 140 Richmond Rd, Euclid, OH 44143 at 11 AM. Burial following at All Souls Cemetery. Family will receive friends to pay tribute to and celebrate the life of Anna at THE ZEVNIK-COSIC FUNERAL HOME OF WILLOUGHBY HILLS, 28890 CHARDON ROAD (between Bishop Rd. and Rt. 91) THURSDAY MORNING 9:30-10:30 AM.Print This Obituary & Condolences