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RAKOWSKI, Joanne E. (Moderacki)

RAKOWSKI - Joanne E. (nee Moderacki )
Age 98, of North Tonawanda died unexpectedly Monday, December 29, 2014 at DeGraff Memorial Hospital. She was predeceased by her parents Stanley and Emily (nee Michalski) Moderacki; sister Harriet (nee Moderacki) Kezeminski; brothers Stanley, Henry and Maryon Moderacki and husband Benjamin Rakowski. Joanne is survived by her children Shirley (John) Lukasik and Richard (Gisela) Rakowski; grandchildren Richard (Christine) Lukasik, Michelle Vogel, Christopher Megan) Rakowski; great-grandchildren Alexandria (Micheal) Nelson, Paul Lukasik, Stephanie Vogel, David Vogel and Leah Rakowski. Family and friends are invited to call Thursday January 1, 2015 from 2-6 PM at COLUCCI FUNERAL HOME, 652 Oliver Street, North Tonawanda (692-4917). Reverand Gary Szczepankiewicz will celebrate a Mass of Christian Burial on Friday, January 2, 2015 at 9:30 AM at Our Lady of Czestochowa R.C. Church, 626 Oliver Street, North Tonawanda. Family and friends please assemble at church. A interment service will follow at Mt. Olivet Cemetery. Flowers are graciously declined. Memorial gifts may be made in Joanne's memory to Our Lady of Czestochowa Church Renovation Fund, 57 Center Avenue, North Tonawanda, New York 14120

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