Tonawanda News


December 25, 2013

Mildred M. Motchenbaugh

NORTH TONAWANDA — Mildred (nee Wienke) Motchenbaugh, age 99, of North Tonawanda, died Saturday, December 14, 2013. Born in North Tonawanda, she was the daughter of the late John and Marie (nee Nantke) Wienke and had been a resident of North Tonawanda for the greater part of her life. Millie was employed in the cafeteria at Sisters of Charity Hospital in Buffalo and then at Burger King in Tonawanda before retiring. For the past seven years, she had been a regular participant at the DeGraff Adult Day Care program.

She is survived by her son, Lawrence (Becky) Motchenbaugh; her daughter, Charlotte (William) Denny; two sisters, Lorraine Werth and Florence Donner; and four brothers, Herb Wienke, Erwin Wienke, Edward (Jessie) Wienke and Nelson (Dora) Wienke. Also surviving are many grandchildren, great-grandchildren, great-great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews.

The family will receive friends after 1 PM Saturday at the HAMP FUNERAL HOME, Inc., 37 Adam Street at Seymour, Tonawanda, where services will be held at 2 PM Saturday. Friends     invited.  

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