Katherine M. (nee Sidor) Fronczak, 87, passed peacefully at Brompton Heights Assisted Living Facility on Friday, May 17, 2013. She was predeceased by her loving husband, Alfred M. Fronczak; son, Joseph Fronczak; brothers, Stanley, Edward, Walter and her sister, Jean.
Katherine is survived by her children, Dianne (Paul) Santa Maria, Alan (Patricia) Fronczak, Alfred (Amanda) Fronczak, Jr., Karen (Kalvin) Brant, Paul (Jane Neuman) Fronczak and John (Sharon) Fronczak; her adoring grandchildren, Andrea (Michael Keglovits), Steven, Philip, Lindsay, Jennifer, Sara, Neal, Nathan (Stephanie), Jacob, Elizabeth and Rebecca; great-grandchildren, Skylar, Sierra, Violet and Cooper. Also survived by her sister, Helen Jazdzyk.
Katherine was a lifelong member of Our Lady Czestochowa Church where she was a tireless volunteer and member of the Altar Society. Katherine was a charter member of the Third Warders Club Ladies Axillary. She enjoyed cooking, gardening, crafting but most of all, she enjoyed spending time with her loving family. Katherine was a manager and waitress at the Town Club of the Tonawandas on Goundry Street, North Tonawanda for many years.
Family will be present to receive relatives and friends on Monday, May 20,2013 from 4-8 PM at Colucci Funeral Home, 652 Oliver St., North Tonawanda (692-4917). A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Tuesday, May 21, 2013 at 9:30 AM at Our Lady of Czestochowa R.C. Church, 652 Oliver St.,North Tonawanda. Family and friends are invited to meet at 8:45 AM at the funeral home. Interment Services will follow at Mount Olivet Cemetery in Kenmore, NY. In lieu of flowers, family suggests memorial gifts can be made in Katherine's memory to Niagara Hospice Alliance, 4675 Sunset Drive Lockport, NY 14094-1231.
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