Ruža Vasilić, 94, passed away on Tuesday, June 21, 2022. Born on May 5, 1928 in the village of Maleševci, County of Ugljevik in the Republic of Srpska, to father Nedeljko and mother Rajka Mirkovic. Memory eternal.
Ruža will be sorely missed by her sons Zdravko (Ruža) Vasilić and Tešan (Tanja) Vasilić; daughters Rada (Milan) Šubarić, Zdravka Gojković and Nada (Milan) Gajić; grandchildren: Ružica (Marinko) Babić, Menka (Kris) San Pietro, Milanka (Marko) Djordjević, Ljubiša (Branka) Gojković, Milanka Gajić, Sasha (Kristina) Vasilić, Srdjan Vasilić, Nenad Vasilić, Jovana Vasilić and Jelena Vasilić; great-grandchildren Milan, Lidija, Daliborka, Aleksandra, Landon, Liliana, Stefanija, Kristijana, Angelina, Aleksandar and Nikola, as well as her brother Nedeljko Mirkovic, numerous other family members, Kumovi and dear friends in the Republic of Srpska, Serbia, the USA and world-wide.
Visitation will take place on Saturday, June 25, 2022 at 12 p.m. and Opelo (Serbian Orthodox Funeral Service) 1 p.m. at the New Gračanica Serbian Orthodox Monastery, 35240 N. Grant Street, Third Lake, IL 60046.
Interment at the Most Holy Mother of God Cemetery, to be followed by Daća (Serbian Orthodox Memorial Luncheon) at the monastery.
For detailed information please contact:
SVETA GORA FUNERAL HOME, Chicago, tel 773-588-2200.
New Gračanica Serbian Orthodox Monastery