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WITEK, Rita B. (Gworek)

WITEK - Rita B. (nee Gworek)
June 30, 2012, beloved wife of the late Walter J. Witek; dear mother of Gary (Shirley) Witek, James (Michele "Mickey") Witek and Linda (Mark) Gallagher; loving grandmother of Laura (Michael) Wisniewski, Patricia (Jonathan) Szematowicz, Melissa (Bradley) Neumeister, Jillian (fiance, Benjamin Burge) Gallagher, Colin Gallagher, Kristin Witek and Michael Witek; great-grandmother of Logan Wisniewski; sister of Eugenia "Jean" (late Michael) Barnas and the late Walter (late Eleanor) Gworek, Stanley (late Dolores and late Joyce) Gworek, Emily (late Michael) Beres, John (late Catherine) Gworek, Anthony (late Marie) Gworek, Edward and Alfred Gworek; also survived by many nieces and nephews. Funeral from the JAMES W. CANNAN FUNERAL HOME, INC. (Southtowns Chapel), 3155 Orchard Park Rd., Tuesday at 9:30 and from St. John Vianney Church at 10:00 AM. Friends may call Monday from 2-4 and 6-9 PM. Rita was a retired Buffalo Teacher, worked for 20 years at St. Teresa's Rectory. A member of ADK Sorority, she traveled to over 50 different countries, Chairperson of The Evergreens of Holy Family, member of St. Ambrose Senior Citizens and the Altar & Rosary Society of St. Thomas Aquinas. Online register book at

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