Emma Margaret Drahos, age 87, of Hutchinson passed away on Friday, September 30, 2022.
She was born on May 23, 1935 in Howard Lake the daughter of Tony & Mary (Horstmann ) Fiecke.
On June 8, 1954, Emma M. Fiecke and Stanley M. Drahos were joined in holy matrimony at Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Winsted. God blessed their marriage with five children.
Emma was formerly employed as a cook. Worked in food service capacities over the years including running the lunch program in the Silver Lake Public School and the Senior Dining program in the 90's.
She enjoyed painting, crafts, and was an avid Viking football fan.
Emma and Stanley were voted the Grand Marshall’s of the Pola Czesky parade a few years ago.
Emma was a member of Holy Family Catholic Church in Silver Lake. She also belonged to the St. Martha'a Society (CCW). It's now known as the CCW or Council of Catholic Women.
Survived by her loving children: Debi (Leo “Polo”) Ramirez of Nevis, Tony (Susan) Drahos of Rochester, Todd (Rochelle) Drahos of Buffalo Lake, and Terry (Susan) Drahos of Pace, Florida; a daughter-in-law: Tara Drahos (Troy) of Hutchinson; twelve grandchildren and ten great grandchildren; siblings: Johanna Jensen of North Branch, Rosina Jilek of Glencoe and Mary Glampe of Rockford; many other relatives and friends.
She was preceded in death by her husband Stanley M. Drahos on March 11, 2012, her parents, her son, Troy Drahos, a granddaughter, Amanda and thirteen siblings.
A Memorial Mass of Christian Burial for Emma Drahos will be held on Saturday, October 8th, 2022 at 10:30 A.M. at Holy Family Catholic Church in Silver Lake. Father Matthew Wiering will be the Celebrant.
Inurnment will follow at St. Joseph Cemetery in Silver Lake.
A visitation will be held on Saturday, October 8th from 9:00 A.M. until 10:15 A.M. at The Maresh Funeral Home in Silver Lake.
Urn Bearers will be her surviving children.