Celia Graushar, 92, of Grangeville, passed away Thursday, September 20, 2007, at Syringa General Hospital in Grangeville.
She was born on November 6, 1914 in Poland, a daughter of Joseph and Stella Ulik. They moved to Milwaukee, WI. She married George Graushar and they lived in Milwaukee where she worked for the University of Wisconsin. They moved to Grangeville in the early 1980’s. Mr. Graushar passed away in 1999.
Celia was a very kind person and loved to laugh. She loved animals and took care of many neglected and injured ones.
She was a member of the Grangeville Senior Citizens and Sts. Peter and Paul Catholic Church in Grangeville. She also enjoyed traveling.
She is survived by a daughter, Christine Luplow of Lewiston; two grandchildren, Michelle Cox of Lewiston and Lowell Luplow of Boise. She is also survived by two sisters and one brother. In addition to her husband, her parents, two sisters, and a brother died earlier.
A vigil service will be held Thursday, September 27, 2007, at 7:30 p.m., at Sts. Peter and Paul Catholic Church in Grangeville. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Friday, September 28, at 11:00 a.m. at Sts. Peter and Paul Catholic Church in Grangeville with Father Bradley Neely as celebrant. Burial will follow at Prairie View Cemetery. Friends may call Thursday, Sept. 27, 2007 from 3:00 to 6:00 p.m. at the Blackmer Funeral Home in Grangeville.
Send condolences to the family at Blackmerfuneralhome.com.