Kathleen A. “Betty” Raczka
Kathleen A. “Betty” Raczka, 87, formerly of Farnham, NY, died Wednesday (March 20, 2013) at the Absolut Care of Orchard Park.
She was born April 19, 1925 in Silver Creek, NY, the daughter of the late Willis J. and Florence (Kinney) Small.
Betty was a homemaker, whose life revolved around her family, especially her grandchildren. She also was involved with the New York State Disabled, serving as a senior companion for over 10 years. She en-joyed collecting angel figurines of all sizes, shapes and colors.
Survivors include her daughter, Diana (Ken) Kellogg of Silver Creek, five sons; Daniel (MaryAnn) Raczka of Hamburg, Steve (Diane) Raczka of Angola, James Raczka of Angola, Michael (Reni Steinwachs) Raczka of Silver Creek and Mark (Tracey) Raczka of Derby, NY, two brothers; Paul (Ollie) Small of Silver Creek and David (Virginia) Small of Florida, 13 grandchildren and 18 grandchildren.
In addition to her parents she was predeceased by two brothers, Robert and Howard Small.
Funeral Services will be held Saturday morning at 10 o’clock in the Hole-Parker Funeral Chapel, 160 Central Ave., Silver Creek. The Rev. Michael Leamon will officiate. Burial will be in Ever-green Lawn Cemetery. Cal-ling hours will be held to-day from 6-9 p.m. at the funeral home.
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