Tonawanda News


October 8, 2013

Lillian Denk


Lillian (nee Lasky) Denk, age 94, died on Thursday, September 26, 2013, after a lengthy illness. Born in Windber, PA to the late Daniel and Matilda (Goceliak) Lasky, she had been a resident of the City of Tonawanda and North Tonawanda for the greater part of her life. Lillian was the wife of the late Norman P. Denk; and sister of the late Julius, Frank, Charles, and William Lasky. She had been employed in the Children's Department at Jenss Twin-Ton in the City of Tonawanda for many years. She was a past member of Friedens United Church of Christ.
She is survived by two children, Christine (Robert) Stonemetz of Charlotte, NC, and Ronald Denk of St. Louis, MO; one beloved granddaughter, Jocelyn (Keith) Kudrewicz of Las Vegas, NV; two sisters, Olga (late John) Holleran of North Tonawanda, and Pearl (late Donald) Lane of Cambria, NY; two sisters-in-law, Carol (late Charles) Lasky of Cambria, NY, and Rita (late William) Lasky of North Tonawanda. Also survived by several interesting and loving nieces and nephews.
There will be no prior visitation. Family and friends are invited to a Memorial Service on Saturday, October 12th at 10 AM at JOHN O. ROTH FUNERAL HOME, INC., 25 William St. (Between Morgan & Broad Sts.) City of Tonawanda. Rev. Jeremy Lopez will officiate. Private burial will be in Friedens Cemetery in the Town of Wheatfield. Memorials may be made to the Alzheimer's Association of WNY, 2805 Wehrle Dr. Ste 6, Williamsville, NY 14221.
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