Branka Simunek, age 69 of Versailles, passed away on Friday, November 17, 2023 in Harmon House Care Center. Born April 27, 1954 in Velemirovac, Croatia, she was a daughter of the late Ivan and Ivka Ruff. A member of Mary, Mother of God Parish - St. Angela Merici Church in White Oak, Branka worked as a cook at Auberle Boys Home in McKeesport. She is survived by her husband Stephen Simunek and her children Natalia and Stephen Simunek.
Funeral arrangements for Branka are private at the wishes of the family and in the care of the Daniel F. Bekavac Funeral Home and Crematory, 4504 Walnut St., Versailles Borough, McKeesport, PA 15132 (412-678-3454) www.bekavacfuneralhome.com
Originally published November 20, 2023.