Mass of Christian Burial will be 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, July 10, 2013 at St. Boniface Catholic Church in Cold Spring, MN for Esther A. Koska, age 89, who died Sunday at Assumption Home in Cold Spring. Burial will be in the parish cemetery.
Relatives and friends may from 4:00 – 8:00 p.m., Tuesday (TODAY), at the Wenner Funeral Home in Cold Spring. Parish Prayers will be at 7:00 p.m. Visitation will continue from 9:00 – 10:00 a.m., Wednesday morning at the funeral home.
Esther was born in St. Martin to Michael and Clara (Blonigen) Terres. She married Victor Koska in St. Martin Catholic Church. Esther worked many years at Stearns Manufacturing, and Fingerhut and later farmed with her husband until 1971. Esther loved to dance, flowers, sewing, and was always full of life. She was a member of St. Boniface Parish.
Survivors include her son, Gary (Nancy) Koska; brothers and sisters-in-law, Mary Ann Terres, Jim and Mary Ann Koska, Leonard Koska, and Lorraine Koska.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Victor (1971), and son, Alan (2009); sister, Marie Welle; brother, Jerry Terres; brothers and sisters-in-law, Syl Welle, Bill Koska, Melvin Koska, and Jackie Koska.
Arrangements are with the Wenner Funeral Home in Cold Spring, MN.