Viola Kasprzak, a former Buffalo seamstress, died Saturday in Lockport Memorial Hospital after a long illness. She was 86.
She was born Viola Soltys in Gowanda. She lived in Buffalo and worked at M. Wile & Co. clothing company as a seamstress for about 16 years.
She moved to Lockport 10 years ago after spending 12 years in Miami after her retirement.
Survivors include two daughters, Linda of Lockport and Cheryl of Naples, Fla., and a grandson.
Services will be private.