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KLAS, Laurie Marie (Seremak)
KLAS - Laurie Marie (nee Seremak)
Age 92, of Washington, NC, died Monday November 19, 2012 at her home. Funeral mass services will be 11 AM Wednesday, November 21, 2012 at Mother of Mercy Catholic Church and will be conducted by Fr. Arturo Cabra. Graveside services will be 11 AM Friday, November 23, 2012 at St. Stanislaus R.C. Cemetery in Buffalo, NY. Mrs. Klas was born in Buffalo, NY on January 10, 1920 to the late George and Antonia Seremak. On August 9, 1947 she married Walter S. Klas who preceded her in death on May 5, 1993. She was employed with Trico Products from 1949 until 1985 and served in the Woman's Air Corp. Mrs. Klas was a member of Mother of Mercy Catholic Church. Survivors include one son, Gerald W. Klas of Washington and special friend, Darlene Ormond of Bath, one grandson, Garrett W. Klas of Raleigh, one brother, Jerome Seremak of Chicago, IL and one sister, Mary Wlodarczyk of Rochester, NY. She was preceded in death by two sisters, Genevieve Smosna, Dorothy Rataj and one brother, Thaddeus Seremak. The family would like to extend a special thanks to her caregivers, Valerie Shackleford, Doris Clemmons, Gail Norris, Marisha Pierce and Marian Pierce. Memorials, in lieu of flowers, may be made to Mother of Mercy Catholic Church, Building Fund, 112 W. 9th St., Washington, NC 27889. Condolences to the Klas family by visiting www.paulfuneralhome.com PAUL FUNERAL HOME & CREMATORY of Washington is honored to serve the Klas family.