KASKA - Mass of Christian burial for Eileen G. Kaska was celebrated at noon on Wednesday, Aug. 28, at St. Bernard's Church, Lyon Mountain with Rev. Ted Crosby officiating, assisted by Deacon Francis Siskavich. Music was provided by St. Bernard's Choir and organist, Bernard Grogan. Pallbearers were Joseph Templin, Robert Kaska Jr., Robert Kaska III, Jesse Kaska, Ted Elsasser and Roger Dufek. The pall was placed by Jim and JoAnn Kaska-Templin, Linda Kaska and Terri Dufek. The crucifix was placed by Jonathan Templin and the rosary was placed by Brion Dufek. Readings were done by Terri Dufek. The gifts were presented by Jonathan Templin and Brion Dufek. Burial was in St. Bernard's Cemetery, Lyon Mountain. Arrangements were with the Chateaugay Funeral Home.
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