By: Matthew GorrySports Writer
April 15, 2013
Laura Kanak passed away unexpectedly on Saturday April 6, 2013 in her home in Pearblossom, CA. She is survived by her husband, Donald P. Kanak, Sr. and her three children Donald P. Kanak, Jr. (Kumi), Michael J. Kanak (Charlotte), and DeAnna Govednik (George). Mrs. Kanak also had seven grandchildren and one great-grandchild. A long-time resident of Elkin, she worked as a teacher’s aide for the first grade classes at Elkin Elementary School for over twenty years.