Berak, Sister Virgina; died April 14, 2015; at Lourdes Nursing Home in Waterford; she was 92. She was born in Nove Mesto Nad Vahom, Slovakia on August 15, 1922 to the late Joseph and the late Susan Berak (nee Novak). Sister Berak graduated from the Felician Academy in June of 1940. She then went on to attend Siena Heights College, earning both her Bachelor’s Degree (1953) and later her Master’s Degree in 1965. Sister Berak was a teacher serving Michigan for many years. She started her teaching career at Holy Trinity School in Ironwood from 1963 to 1969. She then became the Principal of St. Vincent Ferrer in Madison Heights. She held this position from 1969 to 1978. In 1979, she became the Principal of Holy Rosary School in Flint and served here until 1992. In 1996 she was installed as the Director for Fox Manor on the Lourdes Campus in Waterford. Sister Berak is survived by her nieces, Patty Berak, Virginia Berak, Lorraine Berak, Sue Skoda and Ann Hanna; and by nephews, Richard Berak, Steve Berak, Steve Skoda and Dan Skoda. She is also survived by her community, The Dominican Sisters of Peace and a special friend Lillian Berak. She was preceded in death by her brothers, Joseph and Stephen; a sister, Ann Skoda; and a nephew, Joe. Mass of the Resurrection will be celebrated Friday, April 17, 2015 11 a.m. at the Dominican Sisters Motherhouse in Oxford. She will be buried at Our Lady of Sorrow Cemetery on the grounds of the Motherhouse. Memorial donations may be made to the Dominican Sisters of Peace, C/O Alice Black, 2320 Airport Dr., Columbus, OH 43219.Arrangements entrusted to Huntoon funeral Home -Oxford Chapel. Please share memories at www.huntoonfuneralhomes.comPublished in Daily Tribune on Apr. 16, 2015+Read More Share Listen to Obituary Remember Share a message, photo, or video below View all messages 7 "My aunt, Sister Virginia inspired me to be a nurse. I was..."- sue skoda"It was an honor to have known this woman. Our evening..." Add a memory or condolence to the guest book Add Message Please add or record a video for the family of Virginia Berak Add a video + Photos View All Add + Virginia Berak Photo My favorite picture of Sister Virginia, age 87 Novice Sister Virginia 1937