Kathryn E. Cicelske, a retired medical secretary for West Seneca Developmental Center, died Thursday (Nov. 26, 1998) in Mercy Hospital after a brief illness. She was 86.
Born in Hammond, Ind., she graduated from Hammond High School and moved to the Buffalo area 57 years ago.
Her husband, Ignatius, died in 1980. They had married in 1941.
Survivors include two daughters, Mary Motyka of Mound, Minn., and Barbara Freeburg of Angola; four sons, Thomas Shaw of Bethlehem, Pa., Joe Cicelske of San Francisco, Francis Cicelske of Troutdale, Ore., and Richard Cicelske of Stafford; 20 grandchildren; and 17 great-grandchildren.
A memorial service was held Sunday. Burial was in Lakeside Memorial Park, Town of Hamburg.