Irene Lasota, a retired registered nurse, died Wednesday in her Cheektowaga home. She was 77.
A lifelong resident of the Buffalo area, the former Irene Krawczyk earned a bachelor's degree in nursing from the Buffalo General Hospital School of Nursing and worked as a nurse at Buffalo General from 1951 until her retirement in 1985.
Mrs. Lasota was a member of St. Bernard Catholic Church and the Buffalo General School of Nursing Alumni.
Her husband of 45 years, Joseph J., died in 1996.
Mrs. Lasota is survived by three daughters, Susan Stypa, Kathleen Sadowski and Diane Schenk, and a son, Joseph Jr.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be offered at 9:30 a.m. Saturday in St. Bernard Church, 414 South Ogden St. Prayers will be said at 9 in Buszka Funeral Home, 2005 Clinton St.