Isabelle Klementowski of Williamsville, former owner of Black Rock Liquor Store, died Friday in Harris Hill Nursing Facility, Lancaster, after a struggle with cancer. She was 93.
Born Isabelle Platek in Buffalo, she attended Assumption Elementary School and School 42. She was a graduate of Riverside High School.
With her husband, she owned and operated the liquor store on Amherst Street for more than 30 years until the early 1980s.
A mother of three, Mrs. Klementowski was a founding member of the Mothers Club at Assumption Catholic Church. She was an usher at Studio Arena Theatre and Shea's Performing Arts Center. She continued to work as a volunteer at Millard Fillmore Hospital until three years ago.
Her husband of 65 years, Victor, died in 2002.
Surviving are two daughters, Diane Sandler and Mary Ann Love; and two sisters, Mary Spiewak and Dolores Zorkos.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be offered at 9:30 a.m. Wednesday in Assumption Church, 435 Amherst St.