Helen M. (Blaszczak) POKRACKI

POKRACKI - Helen M. (nee Blaszczak) Passed after a brief illness on February 11, 2014, age 95. Beloved wife of the late Frank P. Pokracki; loving mother of Judith (Leo) Evans, Elaine (Glenn) Koeppel and Dr. Francine J. Pokracki; cherished grandmother of Marci (Clyde), Jami, Leanne (Paul), Kayla, Brett, and Allegra; adored great-grandmother of Jaelin, Gabriel, Shaugnessy, and Julia; daughter of the late Anthony and Lottie Blaszczak; predeceased by eight brothers and sisters; also survived by loving nieces and nephews. The family will be present on Friday from 2-4 and 6-8 PM at the (Tonawanda Chapel) AMIGONE FUNERAL HOME, INC., 2600 Sheridan Dr. (at Parker Blvd.) where prayers will be offered on Saturday at 9:45 AM followed by a Mass of Christian Burial to be celebrated in St. Amelia Church, at 10:30 AM. Friends invited. Mrs. Pokracki worked dutifully throughout her life with various positions where she retired from Moog Music in 1987. She was an amazing cook, baker, and enjoyed playing bingo for many years. After the loss of her husband in 1995, she remained independent staying interested in her family and the world around her. She found strength in frequent visits from her family and her special grand-dog, Lola. Share condolences at www.AMIGONE.com

Funeral Home

Amigone Funeral Home - Tonawanda Chapel
2600 Sheridan Drive Tonawanda, NY 14150
(716) 836-6500

Published in the Buffalo News on Feb. 13, 2014