Roger A. Szafran, an electrician, died Wednesday in Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center after a short illness. He was 51.
The city native was a graduate of Trott Vocational High School.
He worked for the Conbow Corp. for many years. At the time of his death, he was working as an electrician for Local 237, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers.
Mr. Szafran was a member of Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church.
His wife, the former Mary Ellen Gawoski, died Oct. 3.
Survivors include two daughters, Catherine Ann and Amanda Lynn; and two brothers, Richard and Robert.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be offered at 10 a.m. today in Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church, 27th Street and Independence Avenue, following prayers at 9:30 in Zajac Funeral Home, 319 24th St.