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April 7, 2013

Marie S. Kissinger

TOWN OF NIAGARA — Marie S. Kissinger (nee Sahr), age 86, of the Town of Niagara, formerly of the Town of      Wheatfield, April 5, 2013. She was a member of the former St. Paul Lutheran Church (E. Felton St.), the St. Johnsburg Fire Co. Ladies Auxiliary, and the Wheatfield Republican Club. Marie enjoyed quilting and gardening. She had worked for the Niagara County Board of Elections.

She was the wife of the late Hubert L. Kissinger, who died in 1995. Beloved mother of James (Lori) Kissinger of Wisconsin, Lori (Larry Tinker) Kissinger of Maine, Carol (Matthew Ziegler) Kissinger of Colorado, and Lisa (Mark) Sweeney of Virginia. Grandmother of Kaleb, Matthew,   Brennan, Andrew and John. Half-sister of the late Robert Bates and Bernice Whalen.

Friends may call at the Fretthold Funeral Home Inc., 1241 Oliver St. at Ward Rd., in North Tonawanda on Tuesday from 2-4 & 7-9 PM. Funeral services will be held at the funeral home on Wednesday at 10:30 AM, the Rev. Devie Ellis will officiate. Interment in Wheatfield Cemetery.  In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Niagara County Office of the Aging or the American Lung Association.  

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