Aniko Szentkiralyi, 75, passed away at her home in Savannah, Georgia, on Wednesday, December 2, 2020. Although born in Passau, Germany, Aniko was raised in Budapest, Hungary. She was a professional athlete in the sport of rowing and represented Hungary in the 1971 European Championship. She also worked as a nurse in Hungary and Germany prior to immigrating to the United States.
Aniko was a proud mother and grandmother. She raised her daughter in Bowling Green, Ohio, and moved to Savannah, Georgia in 2016 to be near her daughter. Aniko had a profound love of dogs, the outdoors, and most importantly, spending time with her daughter and grandson.
She is survived by her daughter, Ildiko Szentkiralyi-Rundbaken (Michael); grandson, Jozsef (Joey) Rundbaken; brother, Odon Szentkiralyi; and several nieces and nephews.
A private viewing was held on December 4, 2020 at Fox and Weeks Funeral Home. She will be layed to rest in Budapest, Hungary, next to family.
I am so sorry for the loss of your Mother, my prayers are with you. I have come to love her over these few yrs. She loved you and Joey so much, and Niki. Miss Aniko was more than a patient to me, she was my friend. I will miss her and our visits. I am so happy to see that she will be laid to rest next to her family, she loved her homeland.
- Donna Thompson, Guyton, GA
My deepest sympathy on your loss. From all you have shared with me, your mom is an amazing woman who clearly raised a terrific, strong, accomplished daughter!!
- Mary Fisch, Fayetteville, NC
Services under the direction of:
Fox & Weeks Funeral Directors, Hodgson Chapel