Veronica Kukucka, 97, of Bayonne, New Jersey passed away on Monday, December 26, 2016 at St. Luke’s Hospital, Easton, PA.
Veronica was born on December 21, 1919 in Bayonne, NJ. She was the daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. John and Anna (nee Banas) Hydock.
Veronica was a member of the St. Joseph Rosary Society, Bayonne, NJ and the Bayonne Senior Citizens. She enjoyed knitting, reading, completing crossword puzzles, and doing crafts.
She was predeceased by her husband Emil E. Kukucka. She is survived by her children; Thomas Kukucka and wife Jean, Judith Mack and husband Kevin, and James Kukucka and wife Susan. She was the cherished grandmother of Jim, Ryan, Lauren, Courtney, James, Jeffrey and six great-grandchildren.
A visitation will be Tuesday, January 3, 2017 from 5:00 to 9:00 p.m. at Bradley, Smith & Smith Funeral Home, 415 Morris Avenue, Springfield, NJ 07081. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held 10:30 a.m. on Wednesday, January 4, 2017 at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church, 767 Prospect Street, Maplewood, NJ 07040. An interment will follow at Brigadier General William C. Doyle Veterans Cemetery, Wrightstown, NJ. Flowers accepted or donations can be directed to the American Heart Association, P.O. Box 417005, Boston, MA 02241-7005.