Dorothy B. Sarzyniak, 92, of Dunkirk, died Sunday morning, February
5, 2017, at Chautauqua Nursing and Rehab in Dunkirk.
She was born August 29, 1924, in Rochester, NY, daughter of the late John and
Mary (Kaminski) Krzesinski.
A retired employee of the former M. Wile Plant in Dunkirk and at one time an
employee of the former Van Raalte Corporation and during WW II andWollensak
Dorothy put family first and formost and also enjoyed to sew, sing and was well
known for her infectious smile.
Her memberships include Blessed Mary Angela R.C. Parish Church of St.
Hedwig, the parish Ladies Society, and former Lake Shore Senior Citizens
Center in Dunkirk.
Surviving are her children son James "Sarz" (Dee Dee Earle) of Dunkirk, daughters
Susan (Jim Sr.) Hurle y of Myrtle Beach, S.C., Laura (Nicholas) Green of Fredonia,
grandchildren Shannon (Ric) Juett of Branson, MO, Ryan (Valerie) Hurley of Raleigh,
N.C., Jim Hurley Jr. of Dunkirk, Jeff Green of Fredonia, Meggie (Patrick Krull) Green
of Warren, NJ, Christopher Green of Fredonia, 4 great grandchildren, 1 great-great
granddaughter along with nieces and nephews also survive.
Preceded in death in addition to her parents is her husband Stanley F. Sarzyniak,
who died July 6, 1983, sisters Helen Ilgunas, Jennie Krzesinski, Martha Babiarz,
Florence Pecora, grandchildren Mike Hurley and Tracey Sarzyniak.
Relatives and friends are welcome ego call Thursday from 4-7 PM at the R.
Mackowiak Funeral Home Inc., 56 East Doughty Street Dunkirk. A mass of
Christian burial will be celebrated Friday morning at 10 o'clock. Interment will
be in St. Hedwig's Cemetery. In lieu of flowers memorials can be made to St.
Hedwig's Cemetery Fund.