WILCOX-Martha Marie (Shonka)
WILCOX-Martha Marie (Shonka), 76. Memorial Mass Feb. 20 at Mary Our Queen Church. Private family graveside service at St. John Cemetery, Bellevue. Preceded in death by husband, Omaha Battalion Fire Chief John "Buddy" Wilcox; parents, Edward and Martha (Vanis) Shonka; siblings, Edward and Lucille Shonka. Survived by sisters, Gladys Gillogly, Maxine "Poppy" Shonka, Mary Steinbach, Rita Shepherd, Bernice Hammann, Tuscumbia, Mo., and Lorraine Orlando, Downingtown, Pa.; brother-in-law, Francis "Joe" Wilcox; sister-in-law, Rita Bissell, Council Bluffs, Iowa; sons and daughter-in-law, Michael Wilcox, and Thomas and Natalie Wilcox, St Louis, Mo.; daughters and sons-in-law, Margaret "Peggy" and David Koziel, Kathleen and David Ponec, Theresa and Anthony Ourada, and Mary Beth Wilcox; 15 grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; nieces; nephews. Memorials to Visiting Nurse Association Hospice, http: //www.thevnacares.org/index.php/donate-to-vna or Omaha Fire Department First Responders Critical Support Foundation, 14916 Miami St, Omaha, NE 68116.
CROSBY KUNOLD BURKET