Herta Valerie Zubko

Wednesday, October 6, 2021

Herta Valerie Zubko, 80, of Shell Knob, passed away Friday, Sept. 24, 2021, at her home.

She was born June 26, 1941, in Litzmannstadt, Poland, the daughter of Peter and Herta (Reinhardt) Zirtaut. On Nov. 10, 1962, in Chicago, Ill., she was united in marriage to Chester Zubko, who preceded her in death on June 4, 2020. Also preceding her in death were her parents.

Surviving is one daughter, Carla Zubko of Shell Knob.

In 1951, she came to the United States through Ellis Island and graduated from Maria High School in Chicago, Ill., in 1959. In 1990, she moved to Shell Knob after her husband retired. She was a member of Holy Family Catholic Church in Shell Knob. Rosary was held Wednesday, Sept. 29, Fohn Funeral Home in Shell Knob. Rev. Bill Hodgson conducted the services.

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Shell Knob, Missouri