LANSING: Anna L. Hancharik, 74 of 1892 East Shore Drive, Lansing, New York died at 11:50am, Thursday, November 10, 2005 at her residence.

Born May 27, 1931 in Barnesboro, Pennsylvania, she was a daughter of the late Frank and Anna (nee Presloid) Weakland. Mrs. Hancharik was a parishioner of Immaculate Conception Church, Ithaca, a member of the Knights of Columbus Ladies Auxilliary and retired from Ithaco, Inc., where she had been employed as an assembler.

Survivors include her husband Francis "Frank" Hancharik of Lansing, her daughter Kathleen (Scott) Hollister, her son Kenneth (Bridget Banfield) Hancharik of Groton, her brother Frank(Glenda) Weakland of Greenbrier, AR., her sisters, Regina (Robert) Peles of Annandale, New Jersey, Carol Weakland of Mechanicsburg, PA., her grandchildren, Alex, Kyle and Corey Hancharik and Dalton Hollister; several nieces and nephews including Richard and Russell Weakland, Anna-Mae Weakland and Delores Bearer. She was preceded in death by her brother Valentine Weakland and her sister, Edna Smolko.

Funeral services will be privately held today at The Lansing Funeral Home, Inc. 32 Auburn Road, Lansing, NY. Rev. James Geuder and Rev. Leo Reinhardt will officiate. Interment will follow in Calvary Cemetery, Ithaca.

Contributions in memory of Mrs. Hancharik may be directed to Hospicare, 172 East King Road, Ithaca, NY 14850 or Franziska Racker Centers, 3226 Wilkins Road, Ithaca, New York 14850.