Bernadine Klaja

Bernadine M. Klaja (Donawick)

Wednesday, April 22nd, 1925 - Tuesday, November 19th, 2019
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KLAJA, Bernadine M.
(nee Donawick)

Of Lackawanna, NY November 19, 2019. Beloved wife of the late Joseph Klaja; loving mother of Gary (Mary Ellen), Karen (Paul) Maher, Gregory (Margaret) and Debra (Scott) Via; cherished grandmother to 15 grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren; dear sister of the late Shirley Williams. Family will be present to receive friends on Friday from 9:00-10:30AM at the (Blasdell/Lackawanna Chapel) JOHN J. KACZOR FUNERAL HOME, INC. 3450 South Park Ave., and where prayers will be said at 10:30AM followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 11AM at Our Mother of Good Counsel Church. Interment Holy Cross Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made in Bernadine's memory to the Buffalo and Erie County Botanical Gardens at Please share online condolences at
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Service Details

  • Visitation

    Friday, November 22nd, 2019 | 9:00am - 10:30am
    Friday, November 22nd, 2019 9:00am - 10:30am
    Blasdell Funeral Home
    3450 South Park Avenue
    Blasdell, New York 14219
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  • Service

    Friday, November 22nd, 2019 | 11:00am
    Friday, November 22nd, 2019 11:00am
    Our Mother of Good Counsel
    3688 South Park Ave.
    Blasdell, NY 14219
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  • Interment

    Friday, November 22nd, 2019 |
    Friday, November 22nd, 2019
    Holy Cross Cemetery
    2900 South Park Ave.
    Lackawanna, NY 14218
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Rosemary Boncal

Posted at 07:47pm
Dear Greg, Gary, Debbie, Karen and Families,
Your Mother, Bernadine , will be remembered with Love... and Respect... for the many ways she found.... to touch the lives of all of us... who are Blessed to have known her.
A Beautiful Woman...a Beautiful Life.
Our Deepest Condolances,
Rosemary & Perry Duronio

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Posted at 11:17am
Deepest sympathies. All our love. Rose and Frank; Jennifer, Dave, Kelsey; Andrea, Dave, Charlotte, Christian; Frankie, Samantha, Matthew and Vincent
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