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Obituary for Bernadine M. Klaja (Donawick)

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