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HERSHNECK, Alexander J.
HERSHNECK - Alexander J. Of Palm Beach, FL, formerly of Orchard Park, NY, passed away peacefully on October 23, 2015, after a short illness. He was born in Buffalo, NY on May 11, 1921, son of Mary (Antolik) and John Hershneck. He was a World War II veteran, having served in the U.S. Regular Army and the Army War Crimes Unit. He received degrees in Chemical and Electrical Engineering from The University of Buffalo. Alexander is survived by his daughters, Michelle and Sandra; his grandchildren, Virginia, Alison, Kristen and Nicole; and his great-grandchildren, Sophie-Blaise, Jesse-Joe, Benjamin, Jack, Luke and Cecelia. The family will receive visitation at the WOOD FUNERAL HOME, 784 Main St., East Aurora, NY, Wednesday 6-8 PM, where the Panachida service will be held Wednesday at 7 PM and Funeral Services will be held Thursday at 9:30 AM. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to The American Glaucoma Society.