Emilija Vengianskas, 102, of Lakeside, died Sunday, November 1, 2020.
She was born January 17, 1918 in Sioux City, Iowa to Joseph and Julia Morkunas. At the age of three, her family immigrated back to Lithuania. She married Edmundas Vengianskas in 1941 in Lithuania. They immigrated to the United States in 1949. He preceded in her in death February 15, 2007.
Emilija was an avid gardener and her flowers made people. She was always very athletic. She was a strong woman who was very independent into her late 90’s.
Emilija will be greatly missed by family and friends. She is survived by her niece and family in Lithuania. A special thank you to Regina Albrecht for being her good friend and Caring Circle Hospice for the care they gave.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Pobocik Chapel Wagner Family Funerals, Three Oaks. Please share a memory or a message online: wagnercares.com.
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