Alice Barniak, 92, of Oakfield, died Friday (January 4, 2013) at her residence.
She was born in Buffalo on June 4, 1920 a daughter of the late Jacob and Anna Wozniak Siewierski.
Her husband Michael Barniak died on October 8, 2007.
Mrs. Barniak was a member of Ascension Parish and enjoyed working around her home, flower gardening and sewing. She was retired from the former GTE Sylvania Co. where she worked as an assembler.
Surviving are her children: Anthony (Elaine) Barniak of Byron, Ann (Earl) Roth of Elba and Jeanne (Tom) Covington of Ocala, FL. Seven grandchildren: David (Lisa) Barniak, Wendy (Greg) Boetcher, Janice (John) Scott, Erik Roth, Jill (Timothy) Yasses, Karen Roth and Alan Roth. A sister, Gertrude Mason of Batavia. Twelve great grand-children and several nieces and nephews also survive along with her dog "Lady".
She is the mother of the late David Barniak who died in 1943, grandmother of the late Sheryl Covington who died in 1977 and
sister of the late: Rose Tomaszewski, Clara Klimczak, Florence Russell, Regina Dixon and Irene Wenzka.
Friends of the family are cordially invited to share their thoughts, condolences and fond memories with the family on Wednesday from 8:30 am to 9:30 am at the J. LEONARD MCANDREW FUNERAL HOME, 2 BOGUE AVE., BATAVIA, where prayers will be at 9:30 am followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 10am at Ascension Parish (Sacred Heart Church) with Rev. Eugene Slomba as Celebrant. Burial will follow in St. Joseph Cemetery.
Expressions of condolence may be made at: www.mcandrewfuneralhomes.net.
Arrangements were entrusted to the J. LEONARD MCANDREW FUNERAL HOME, LLC., 2 BOGUE AVE., BATAVIA. RONALD P. KONIECZNY II, DIRECTOR & PROPRIETOR.