Dora Ann Kamluck
Lifelong Alaskan and Port Graham resident Dora Ann Kamluck died Tuesday, March 7, 2006, at South Peninsula Hospital Long Term Care in Homer. She was 75.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, March 11 at St. Herman of Alaska Russian Orthodox Church in Port Graham. Father Michael Frederick will officiate. Burial will be at the church cemetery following the service. Pallbearers will include Ephim Kamluck Jr., Demetri Tanape, Ephim Anahonak Jr., Wayne Norman, Elmo Lacky II, Melvin Malchoff and Gregory McMullen. Honorary pallbearers will include Michael Anahonak, Zachary Bolton, Sean McMullen, Jacob McMullen, Elmo Lackey III and Zeth Meganack.
Mrs. Kamluck was born September 10, 1930, in Nanwalek. She was a member of St. Herman Russian Orthodox Church. Mrs. Kamluck had been a cannery worker in Port Graham since 1948. She enjoyed fishing, puzzles and picking berries.
“Umma Dora loved fishing and taking care of them. Her love of fishing made her feel like a kid again. Dora was such a fun-loving person who was sweet to everyone. She had a good sense of humor and was a hard-working umma. She loved living with nature and its surroundings. Dora was loved and appreciated by many and she will be missed dearly,” the family said.
Mrs. Kamluck was preceded in death by her husband, Dick Kamluck Jr., and her companion, Dick Anahonak.
She is survived by her daughters, Jennie Tanape and Stella Meganack, both of Port Graham; son, Ephim Kamluck Sr. of Port Graham; brother, Peter Anahonak Sr.; granddaughters, Anna Marie Meganack of Seward, Laura McMullen of Sterling and Rita Meganack of Port Graham; grandsons, Demetri Tanape of Port Graham, Robert Tanape of Kenai, Lloyd Tanape of Arizona and Ryan Meganack of Seward; great-granddaughters, Anesia Kamluck of Anchorage; Ambrosia Tanape of Nanwalek, Tammy Tanape of Minto, Evelyn Tanape of Minto, Michelle Meganack of Seward, Ariana Coulson of Virginia, Lelani Lackey of Seward, Samantha, Larissa and Naomi McMullen of Sterling, Kelsey Meganack of Port Graham and Ashlen Malchoff; great-grandsons, Ephim Kamluck Jr. of Port Graham, Adrienne Tanape of Nanwalek, Elmo Lackey III of Seward, Sean and Jacob McMullen of Sterling, Michael Anahonak of Port Graham, Zachary Bolton of Canada and Zeth Meganack of Port Graham.
The family requests that condolences and cards be sent to P.O. Box 5526, Port Graham, AK 99603.
Arrangements were made by the Homer Funeral Home.
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