Rose E. Kish died Thursday in Autumnview Manor Health Care Facility, Hamburg, after a brief illness. She was 86.
Born in Hungary, she came to United States when she was 8 years old.
She was a longtime Buffalo resident, mainly in South Buffalo, and had been living in Autumnview Health Care Facility since late July.
Her husband of 45 years, James, died in 1982.
She is survived by two sons, Gerald and Allen, and a sister, Elizabeth Kaszar.
Prayers will be said at 8:45 a.m. today in Nightengale Funeral Home, 1884 South Park Ave., followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 9:30 in St. Agatha Catholic Church, Alamo Place at Abbott Road.