hgazette.com, Haverhill, MA

April 3, 2014

Evelyn (Kuk) Ruskey, 86

Haverhill — Evelyn Veronica (Kuk) Ruskey, 86, of Haverhill, died Tuesday morning, March 25, at Penacook Place Nursing Home, Haverhill, following a brief illness.

She was born in Haverhill, December 1, 1927, the daughter of the late Konstantine and Veronica (Balzukonis) Kuk. Educated in the Haverhill school system, she graduated from Haverhill High School.

Retired, "Cookie" was a former employee of the Western Electric Company/AT&T/Lucent Technologies where she worked as a coil winder and later, an inspector. As a loving mother, she is survived by her three children, Pamm MacRae and her husband, Tom, of Bradford, Craig Ruskey of Haverhill and his fiancée, Donna Ferreira, and Lisa Ruskey of Haverhill. She also leaves behind her beloved grandchildren, Thomas MacRae and his fiancée, Tammy Gaudet, both of Haverhill, and Mallory Sigler and her husband, Dave; as well as a great-granddaughter, Savannah Brielle Sigler, all of Newton, NH.

ARRANGEMENTS: Funeral services will be private for the family with interment at the Lithuanian Cemetery in Bradford. Arrangements are by the H.L. Farmer & Sons Funeral Homes and Cremation Service, Haverhill and Bradford. Condolences to her family may be made at www.farmerfuneralhomes.com.