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Frances M. Goral

By T.J. Woodward
Apr 23, 2011, 2:47pm

Frances M. Goral, 82 of Perry. Died April 21, 2011 at the Wyoming County Skilled Nursing Facility in Warsaw where she had been residing. Born December 1, 1928 in Perry, New York. She is daughter of the late Andrew (Anna Lubera) Kolodziej. Frances worked for the former Perry Knitting Mill, Champion Products, and Infant Jesus Day Care in Perry, retiring in 1990. She was a member of St. Isidore’s Catholic Parish (St. Stanislaus Kostka Church) in Perry, where she was involved in the Catholic Women of Perry, a member of the Dom Polski Club in Perry where she was a former director. She enjoyed cooking, watching soap operas, and spending time with her grandchildren. She is preceded in death by her husband Edward Goral who died in 2007, a son: Edward T. Goral who died in 1997, a son-in-law: John Claypoole , sister: Stella Bissell, and brothers: Chester, Casmier and John Kolodziej

She is survived by 3 Daughters: Rose Claypoole of Hamlin, Irene Goral of Perry, and Michele (Roger VanValkenburg) Webster of LeRoy, 1 son: John (Corinne) Goral of Perry, a daughter-in-law: Debra Smolak of Elma, 2 sisters: Helen Baker , and Jennie Wujanik both of Perry, a brother: Frank ”Hank” (Thelma) Kolodziej of Emmette, Idaho, 7 grandchildren, 7 great grandchildren, along with several nieces, nephews, and friends.

Friends may call on Tuesday April 26th from 2-4 and 7-9 PM at Eaton-Watson Funeral Home, LLC 98 N. Main St. Perry, NY 14530. Prayers will be recited on Wednesday April 27th at 10:30 AM followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at St. Isidore’s Catholic Parish (St. Joseph’s Church) in Perry at 11:00 AM. Interment at St. Stanislaus Kostka Cemetery in Perry

Memorials may be made to the Ronald McDonald House 333 Westmoreland Dr. Rochester, New York 14620 or to the Perry Public Library 70 N. Main St. Perry, NY 14530. For more information or to sign the online guest registry please visit or call (585) 237-2626. Arrangements completed by Eaton-Watson Funeral Home, LLC. 98 North Main Street Perry, NY 14530.

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