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HABUDA, Madeline Carol (Rapp)
HABUDA - Madeline Carol (nee Rapp)
Former spouse of Mark J. Habuda, age 53 of Niagara Falls, passed away on December 31, 2010 after a brief illness. Born in Lockport NY on October 25, 1957 to Madeline and the late David R. Rapp. She graduated from North Tonawanda Senior High School in 1975. Carol was a stay at home mom raising her children until she went to work for Pivot Punch Co. then later to Elderwood Health Care at Crestwood. " Seize the day" and "That's Huge" were a part of Carol's daily vocabulary. She is survived by two children, Jamie Lee and Jodie Rae Habuda; two sisters Debbie (Kenneth) Kirkman of Lockport, NY and Kathy (Gregg) Kurtz of North Tonawanda; one brother Karl (Kathy) Rapp of Niagara Falls, NY; beloved friend of Robert Goetz; dear aunt to William (Jodi) Lorenze, Kevin Rapp, David and Jennifer Habuda and Michael Montante; great-aunt to Baileigh and Emilee Lorenze. A special loving thank you to Carol's friends Chris Zwolinski, Claudia Herbold and Holly Duscher for their unselfish support during Carol's time of need. Heartfelt gratitude to Erie County Hospice and the staff of Kenmore Mercy Hospital. Friends may call at the FRETTHOLD FUNERAL HOME, INC., 1241 Oliver St. at Ward Rd. in North Tonawanda on Monday, January 3, 2011 from 2-4 PM and 7-9 PM. Funeral services will be held at the funeral home on Tuesday at 11 AM.