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RACZKA, Robert R.
RACZKA - Robert R. Of Burt, NY, husband of Judith Macknight Raczka, entered into rest on Tuesday, September 26, 2017 at home. He was born in Buffalo, NY on September 8, 1933, the son of the late Louis and Rose Raczka. Robert served in the U.S. Navy from 1953 - 1961. He retired as an Auto Mechanic Teacher from Burgard School in Buffalo, NY. Robert was a lifelong member of the Buffalo Rod and Gun Club and past member of the U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary Flotilla in Big Pine Key, Florida. He was an avid Buffalo Bills fan and enjoyed hunting, fishing and wintering in the Florida Keys. Father of Daniel (Lisa) Raczka, David (Mary) Raczka, Wendy (Joszef) Nagy, Cara (Robert) Burton and the late Robert D. Raczka; stepfather of Diane Huntington, Connie (Wayne) Gosselin, Robin Ripple and JoAnne (Daniel) Huntington; brother of the late Helen, Dorothy and Chester; also survived by 16 grandchildren, 8 great-grandchildren, several nieces, nephews and daughter-in-law, Barbara. No prior visitation. A Celebration of Life will be held at the convenience of the family. Donations in Robert's name to Niagara Hospice, 4675 Sunset Dr., Lockport, NY 14094. Please visit www.rutland-corwin.com to send the family a condolence.