Norman J. Klajbor died peacefully at home on Sunday, Sep. 6, 2020 in the company of his family.
He was born July 31, 1929 in Dunkirk,NY, the son of the late Stanley and Stella (Pawlak) Klajbor.
Norm was a US Army Veteran having proudly served his country in the Korean War. He retired as a Letter Press Production Manager from Great Lakes Color Printing, Dunkirk N.Y.
Norm was a life-long parishioner of St. Hyacinths R.C. Church. Family and friends acknowledged him as a talented handy man, avid wood worker and proprietor of Norm’s Heating Company. He will be remembered for his unique sense of humor and love of family.
Norm is survived by his four children, Norman (Diane) Klajbor of Orchard Park N.Y.,Peggy (Peter) Fitkowski of Niagara Falls, Ontario Canada, Lawrence (Leigh) Klajbor of Milton Fla., Jeffrey (Dr. Ember Couture) Klajbor of Webster N.Y.. Cherished grandchildren include Andrew (Alyssa), Stephanie, Matthew Klajbor; Rachael, Joseph Fitkowski; Adam, Zachary Klajbor; Aaron, Alex Thurston; Lauren, Justin, Brandon, Allison Gloss; Ian Klajbor and many loving nieces and nephews. Preceding Norm in death are his beloved wife of 52 years, Alice R. (Maslach) Klajbor, his infant son Joseph Klajbor and his sisters and brothers: Leonard “Tex”, Chester, Angeline (Vaughan), Cecilia (Satlawa), Loretta (Maslakowski).
Following the guidlines and protocols administered by the governor of New York, Relatives and friends are welcome to call on Wednesday from 4 to 7 PM at the R. Mackowiak Funeral Home Inc., 56 East Doughty Street, Dunkirk. Funeral services will be held Thursday morning at 10 a.m. in Blessed Mary Angela Parish Church of St. Hyacinth. Interment will be in St. Hyacinth’s Cemetery.