Kazimierz Rudzinski, of Buffalo, died Monday in Veterans Affairs Medical Center. He was 79.
Born in Poland, he worked at Gillogly Chevrolet, West Seneca, as a mechanic.
Mr. Rudzinski was a survivor of the 1940 deportation to Soviet Union and emigrated from England to the United States. He was a member of Post 33, Polish Veterans of WWII, and was vice commander for many years.
Survivors include a sister, Malgorzata Lachowicz.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be offered 9 a.m. Friday in St. Stanislaus Catholic Church, 123 Townsend St.