Age 88, of Blawnox, on Friday, Feb. 22, 2013. Our Saviour opened the Gates of Heaven and welcomed his daughter fully inside. She was a devoted wife of deceased husband, Regis B. Doerfler; loving and dedicated mother of Valerie (David) Hawkins, Bonita Loman, Pierre (Carol) Doerfler, and Amy (Paul) Faas. Survived by sisters she loved dearly, Dorothy Pisano, Frances Bentlejewski, the late Helen Helwich, Pearl Tripodi and brother, Charles Cieszynski; grandmother of Michael, Pierre R., Amber Doerfler, Jenna and Regis Faas; great-grandmother of 'Lil Pierre and Anthony and Nicholas Doerfler. Visitation at the THOMAS M. SMITH FUNERAL HOME & CREMATORY, LTD., 930 Center Ave., Blawnox, Sat. 7-9, Sunday 2-4 and 7-9, where family and friends will gather Monday at 9:30 a.m. followed by Funeral Mass St. Pio Parish, St. Edward Church at 10: 30 a.m. Interment Mt. Royal Cemetery.
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