A Mass of Christian Burial for Claire P. Ratajczak, a former secretary at Buffalo General Hospital, will be held at 9:30 a.m. Friday in St. Leo the Great Church, 885 Sweet Home Road, Amherst.
Mrs. Ratajczak, 76, of Amherst, died Tuesday (Dec. 21, 1999) in Buffalo General following a brief illness. Burial will be in St. Stanislaus Cemetery, Cheektowaga.
A native of Buffalo, Mrs. Ratajczak graduated from Kensington High School and worked for the former Curtiss-Wright Co. She was an administrative secretary at Buffalo General for nine years before retiring in 1979.
Mrs. Ratajczak was a member of the Altar & Rosary Society and the Young at Heart group at St. Leo's, and the Buffalo General Hospital Retiree Club. She enjoyed playing cards, crafts and exercising.
Survivors include a daughter, Roxanne M. Henning of Phoenix; a son, John D. Ratajczak of Fort Collins, Colo.; a sister, Emily Stanek of Cheektowaga; a brother, Richard Ogorek; and five grandchildren.