Anna Zulovich Naculich, 87, of Waterford, died Monday, July 30, 2012 at Golden Living Facility Walnut Creek. She was born November 11, 1924, in Edinboro, daughter of the late Stephen and Mary Mihalak Zulovich.

Naculich, Anna ZulovichAnna was a homemaker for the majority of her life and had also worked at Continental Rubber and Marx Toys. She was known throughout the community for her baking, especially her pies. Her devoted children will forever treasure their memories.

She was a member of St. Nicholas Orthodox Church in Erie in which she served in the Ladies Altar Society and A.C.R.Y. Other clubs she belonged to were the Waterford Lioness Club, in which she was a charter member, and a member of the American Legion Post 285 Auxiliary. She was a former member of the Washington Square Dancers, a Girl Scout Leader, Brownie Leader and Cub Scout Den Mother.

She is survived by her children, a son, James (Elaine) Naculich of Cambridge Springs; three daughters, Nancy Peres of Waterford, Barbara Naculich of Erie, and Elaine (Steve) Stafford of Waterford; six grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. She is further survived by siblings, sister, Ella (Dewey) Styer of Meadville, and brother, Steve (Laura) Zulovich of Edinboro; in-laws, Julia Zulovich, Catherine Fitzgerald, Dean and Mary Buchanan, and Justine Naculich; and many nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Charles Naculich in 1981; a son, Michael Naculich in 1953; brother, Michael Zulovich; sister, Mary Elegeer; foster sister, Anna Pankuch and son-in-law, Gary Peres.

Friends may call at the Van Matre Funeral Home, 105 Walnut Street, Waterford, on Friday from 2:00 to 4:00 and 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. Parastas Service will be at 8:00 p.m. at the funeral home officiated by Fr. Donald Valasek. Services will begin at the funeral home Saturday at 9:15 a.m., followed by a funeral service at 10:00 a.m. at St. Nicholas Orthodox Church, Erie, PA. Burial will be in the St. Nicholas Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to St. Nicholas Orthodox Church, 1115 East Avenue, Erie, PA 16503 or Stancliff Hose Company, PO Box 275, Waterford, PA 16441.