Emily B. Krizan, 86, died April 7 at The Fountains of Millbrook in Millbrook, N.Y., an assisted living facility, where she had been lived for the past couple of months.

Mrs. Krizan was born Aug. 29, 1924, in New York, N.Y. She lived in Ridgewood, N.J., and had worked in Glen Rock, N.J., as the secretary for Glen Rock School System.

She retired with her husband in 1979, and moved to the family farm in the New Milford, where she lived for the next 40 years.

Mrs. Krizan is survived by a son, William, and his wife, Pamela, of Upper Saddle River, N.J., and their son, Jason, and daughter, Jenna; a son, Jeffrey, of Southbury, and his son, Alexander, and two daughters, Rachel and Daria; a daughter, Barbara Slocum, and her husband, Jonathan, of LaGrangeville, N.Y., and their daughters, Alanna and Anastasia. She was predeceased by her husband of 63 years, William G. Krizan.

A funeral service will be held Saturday at noon at the Lillis Funeral Home, 58 Bridge St., New Milford.

Burial will follow at St. Francis Cemetery, New Milford.

Friends may call at the Lillis Funeral Home on Saturday from 11 a.m. until the time of the service.

Memorials may be made to Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center at www.mskcc.org, Macular Degeneration Foundation, Inc. at www.eyesight.org or Gift of Hope Fund at www.giftofhopefund.org.