Nalepa, Dorothy R., dear mother of seven daughters: Susan A. Nalepa of Cleveland, OH, Kathy J. Rymanowski of Voorheesville, NY, MaryLou (Timothy) Dykas, Paulette J. Morein, Karen R. (Joseph) Porpiglia, all of Dunkirk, NY, Ellen M. (Peter) Sumby of Old Saybrook, CT, and Andrea J. Nalepa, of Fredonia, NY. Dorothy was blessed with eleven grandchildren and eleven great-grandchildren, also survived by her siblings Felix Swiech and Sophie (Donald) Szynski of Dunkirk, and Walter (Shirley) Swiech of Dunkirk and Titusville, FL, as well as many nieces and nephews, and her niece and Godchild Jill (Sam) Serino of Methuen, MA. Predeceased in addition to her Parents, husband, Joseph J. Nalepa, sister Victoria P. Swiech, and infant great-grandsons Camden Derricko and Joey Rymanowski.
Friends and relatives are welcome to call on Wednesday from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. at the R. Mackowiak Funeral Home Inc, 56 East Doughty Street Dunkirk.A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Thursday at 10 a.m. in Blessed Mary Angela R.C. Parish Church of St. Hedwig.
In lieu of flowers, memorials in Dorothy’s name may be made to The Resource Center, 200 Dunham Ave, Jamestown, NY 14701.