Clara Grzyb of Florida, NY, entered into rest on January 27, 2018 at home surrounded by her loving family. She was 97.
The daughter of the late Anthony Andryshak & Sophie Buchalski, she was born on June 20, 1920 in Florida, NY.
She was a member of St. Joseph's Church and its Living Rosary Society and choir; St. Joseph's Banquet Committee and Seward Senior Citizen's. Mom was an avid Bingo player.
She is survived by her daughters Carol Dembeck of Florida, NY and Patricia Nixdorf & her husband Lou of Florida, NY; 2 grandsons, Walter Thompson & partner, Kevin Flasch of Warwick, NY; Brian Thompson & wife Alexis of Denver, CO; along with several nieces and nephews.
She was predeceased by her husband Raymond "Jake" Grzyb; sister, Helen Lis and her husband Ignatius and brother, Edward Andryshak and wife Marion.
Visitation will be held on Tuesday, January 30th from 3-7pm at T.S. Purta Funeral Home, 22 Glenmere Avenue, Florida, NY 10921, with a Rosary Service to be held at 4PM.
A funeral mass will be held 10:00AM on Wednesday, January 31st at St. Joseph Church, 20 Glenmere Avenue, Florida, NY 10921.
Burial will be in St. Joseph Cemetery, Florida, NY.
The family would like to send a special thank you to moms caregivers, Christina, Amanda & Lynn.
Memorial contributions may be made to St. Joseph's Church Restoration Fund, 14 Glenmere Ave., Florida, NY 10921.