Tonawanda News


July 4, 2014

Mildred R. Dunch

ROCHESTER — Mildred (nee Nowak) Dunch, age 98, of Rochester, formerly of North Tonawanda, died Wednesday, July 2, 2014. Born in Tonawanda, she was the daughter of the late Edward and Barbara(nee Sefrin) Dunch and had been a resident of the Tonawandas for the greater part of her life before leaving the area in 2001 for Asheville, NC, and then Rochester. Mildred was a longtime member of the Rapid's Garden Club and Jolly Dolly's Card Club. She was the wife of the late Alex Dunch, who died in 1982.

She is survived by her daughter, Beth Dunch; and three sons, James (Karen) Dunch, Thomas   (Lydia) Dunch and David Dunch. Also surviving are seven grandchildren, five great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.

Friends may call from 2-4 & 6-8 PM on Sunday at the HAMP FUNERAL HOME, Inc., 37 Adam Street at Seymour, Tonawanda, where funeral services will be held at 10 AM Monday. Friends     invited. Interment at Acacia Park Cemetery. If desired, memorials to the Alzheimer's Association are preferred by the family.  

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