Tonawanda News


December 11, 2012

Dolores "Dee" Failinger


Dolores "Dee" Failinger passed away on Friday, December 7, 2012 in Boulder, CO. Daughter of the late Eleanor and Herbert Hahn, Dolores was born on July 24, 1926, in Buffalo, NY.
She was the wife of the late Clayton Failinger. Beloved mother of Karen Sherretz of Boulder, CO, Glenn (Jonni) Failinger of Atlanta, GA, Eric (Kathy) Failinger, of Dallas, TX and Mark (Nancy) Failinger of Cambria, NY. Loving grandmother of Russell (Jessica) DeSantis, Nadine DeSantis, Derek DeSantis, Aileen (Jestin) Gieck, Randy Failinger, Cody Failinger, Amy (Robert) Haley, Keri (Leonard) Anderson and Andrew Failinger. She was the best Great-Grandma to Sophia and Jeanette Haley. Dee is also survived by her sister, Gloria (Bill) Cowell of Golden, CO; and many nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her sisters, Millie Dean, Mardi DeLeon; and grandson, Brian Failinger.
A Memorial Service and funeral will be held at White Chapel Memorial Cemetery in Amherst, NY at a later date.
Donations may be made in Dolores name to Golden West Retirement Home, 1055 Adams Circle, Boulder, CO  80303.
Visit for online guest register. 

Text Only