Funerals

Funerals

DUDZIC, Albert J.: Funeral services were held Tuesday morning at 10 o’clock in Blessed Mary Angela Parish Church of St. Hedwig. A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated by the Rev. Matt Nycz. The Pall was placed by William and Albert Dudzic and Fran Dudzic. Readings were by Kelly Stachowiak, Jeff Dudzic; general intercessions by Meghan Dudzic. Gift bearers were Erin and Emily Dudzic and a eulogy was given by Gail Dudzic. Pall bearers were Lenny Stachowiak, Jeff, Jason, Ryan, Kyle and Jacob Dudzic. Entombment was in the Assumption Mausoleum at St. Mary’s Cemetery. Military Honors were accorded by Dunkirk Joint Veterans Council with Chaplain Sandra Tapasto, Colors Bearers David Taber, Ben Rechlin, Eduardo Perez, Rifle Squad Sgt. Robert Mleczko, Rifle Squad members David Huels, Kenneth DeLong, Edziu Kaus, Brian Schneider, Thomas Rugani. Bugler Ronald Kulpa sounded last call and Commander Richard Makuch presented the flag to the son William Dudzic. Arrangements were by the R. Mackowiak Funeral Home Inc., 56 East Doughty Street in Dunkirk.

SLIWA, Stanley J.: Relatives and friends are invited to attend a Mass of Christian Burial which will be celebrated this morning at 10 o’clock in Blessed Mary Angela R.C. Parish – St. Hyacinth’s Church. Interment will follow in St. Hyacinth’s Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests that memorials be made to the St. Hyacinth’s Cemetery Fund. Arrangements are by the Newman Funeral Home Inc.

WOODS, Donald L. Sr.: Funeral services were held on Tuesday morning April 15, 2014 at 11 a.m. from the Portland Congregational Church in Portland, New York. The Rev. Gorden Spiller officiated. Eulogies in his memory were given by his granddaughters Lindzey and Leeza (Gert) Woods and also by Eleanor Oliver from the Congregational Church. Full Military Honors were accorded by The American Legion John W Dill Post 434 of Brocton. At the conclusion of the ceremony, the American Flag was presented to Donald’s granddaughter Leeza (Gert) Woods by Chaplain Fran Lus. The pallbearers were Kevin Blanch, Francisco DeJesus, Bob Parment, Justin Parment, Dave McIntyre and Herb McIntyre. Funeral arrangements were conducted by the Morse Funeral Home of Brocton, NY.