150x238-2694138Myrtle M. (Clark) Krukonis, 98, of Auburn died Thursday, April 24, 2014 after an illness.

Her husband, Alexander C. Krukonis died in 1963. She leaves two daughters, Veronica A. Guries and her husband, Edward and Marilyn Zuidema and her husband, Albert : six grandchildren and four great grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. Myrtle was predeceased by two brothers, Robert H. Clark, Jr., and Arthur R. Clark.

Myrtle was born and raised in Worcester, daughter of the late Robert H. Clark, Sr., and Catherine A. (Doyle) Clark. She graduated from Commerce High School.

Myrtle lived a very long and active life and loved being with her family during the holidays and family gatherings. She and her husband, Alexander spent many years vacationing in Hampton Beach; a summer traditional that stills continues with her grandchildren. She was a member of North American Martyr’s Parish, and it’s Women’s Group. Myrtle volunteered many hours of service at the Auburn Senior Center.

Myrtle’s family wishes to thank the entire staff at Saint Francis Home for their dedication and compassionate care of Myrtle her during her stay.

At Myrtle’s request, funeral and burial services were held privately. Britton-Wallace Funeral Home, 91 Central St, Auburn is assisted Myrtle’s family with arrangements.