Tomala, a member of the Niagara County Home Bureau, died Sunday at her home after a sudden illness. She was 83.
Born Stella Sermak in Niagara Falls, she attended Holy Trinity School, South Junior High School and Niagara Falls High School.
A homemaker, she enjoyed crocheting.
Her husband, Stanley, died in 2002.
Survivors include a daughter, Linda Adamczyk of Niagara Falls; four grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be offered at 10 a.m. Wednesday in Our Lady of Lebanon Catholic Church, 1120 Niagara St., after prayers at 9:45 in Labuda Funeral Home, 356 Portage Road. Burial will be in Holy Trinity Cemetery, Lewiston.