A joint funeral service for her and her husband will be held at 10 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 14, at St. Adalbert Church in Rosholt, with the Rev. Gregory Michaud presiding. Burial will be in the parish cemetery.
Visitation will be at the church from 9 a.m. Tuesday until the service.
John J. Buettgen Funeral Home in Schofield assisted the family. Condolences may be offered online at www.JJBFH.com.
Mrs. Kranski was born June 6, 1922, a daughter of the late Joseph and Josephine (Kizewski) Berna, one of 19 children. She attended school at Sacred Heart in Polonia, and St. Adalbert in Rosholt.
She was married to Felix H. Kranski Nov. 8, 1941, at St. Adalbert Church in Rosholt. He died in 2010.
She helped her husband with the family business of F.H. Kranski Forest Products, doing the bookkeeping and any task needed. During this time she also had her own mail order business known as Monde Button Service, where she made custom-made buttons and belts.
She sewed and also crocheted, teaching that craft at Rosholt High School evening classes.
From 1962 to 1972 she and her husband owned and operated The Knight Kap tavern in Rosholt where she served a fish fry. In her later years she took up wool rug braiding and made many room-size rugs for family and friends and also took time to teach the art to anyone who was interested.
She was a member of the ladies rosary society organizing many church functions at St. Adalbert Church and was president for many years.
Survivors include two sons, Kenneth, Rosholt, and Karl (Jan), Black Creek; two daughters, Karen (Hans) Lind, Stevens Point, and Kathy Karch, Iola; one sister, Barbara Travicki; nine grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; and one great-great-granddaughter.
She was also preceded in death by 17 brothers and sisters.