Stella T. (Kolek) BENCZKOWSKI

BENCZKOWSKI - Stella T. (nee Kolek) Of Orchard Park, entered into rest April 10, 2014, beloved wife of the late John J. Benczkowski; devoted mother of John (Deborah) Benczkowski, Elizabeth (Paul) Descagnia and Arleen (Donald) Hertlein; cherished grandmother of Jonathan Benczkowski, William (Anya) Powers, Michael Descagnia, Elise Benczkowski, Sara (Kevin) Kaylor, Patricia (Donovan) Scott, Elizabeth (Benczkowski, Nichole Descagnia, Timothy Powers and Amanda Descagnia; great-grandmother of Deacon Scott; loving daughter of the late Stanley and Victoria Kolek; dear sister of Helen (late Lawrence) Krause, Florence (late Chester) Kedron, Irene (William) VanDeWater and the late Clara (Peter) Gondek and Stanley (Beatrice) Kolek; dear friend of the late Henry Stupski; also survived by nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. Relatives and friends may visit the LOMBARDO FUNERAL HOME (Southtowns Chapel), 3060 Abbott Rd. near Lake Ave., on Sunday from 4-8 PM, where prayers will be said Wednesday April 16 at 9 o'clock and a Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at Our Lady of the Sacred Heart Church, 3148 Abbott Rd., Orchard Park, at 10 o'clock. Interment, St. Stanislaus Cemetery. Online condolences may be made at

Funeral Home

Lombardo Funeral Home - Southtowns Chapel
3060 Abbot Road Orchard Park, NY 14127
(716) 823-4812

Published in the Buffalo News on Apr. 12, 2014