Eleva Jean Hajduk, of Waukesha, passed away at the age of 86, on January 18, 2021, surrounded by her loving family. She was born on July 17, 1934 in Wild Rose, Wisconsin the daughter of Hanford and Eva (nee Bade) Olson. She spent many of her younger years residing in Stevens Point, Wisconsin, where she graduated from high school. On June 2, 1954, she married Henry J. Hajduk. Together they lived in Muskego for 43 years until his passing on May 22, 2003. Eleva loved spending time with her family; her grandchildren and great-grandchildren were her world. She will be remembered as a wonderful wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, and friend.
Eleva will be greatly missed by her children, Michael Hajduk, Cheryl Schultz, and Patrick Hajduk. Grandchildren, Jaime (Johnathan) Perry, Lauren (Austin) Caravello, Brian Schultz, Eric Hajduk, and Nathan Hajduk. Great-grandchildren Zachary and Gabriella Perry. She is further survived by her brother Vilas Olson and her niece Carol Mullenix, along with many other nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. In addition to her husband Henry, she was preceded in death by her sister Mavis Kobishop, Anna Vonda Holt, Phillip Olson, Laverne Olson, and Marvin Olson.
Due to the current health crisis, no service will be held at this time. A private interment will take place at Southern Wisconsin Veterans Memorial Cemetery in Union Grove, Wisconsin.