Obituaries for The Tonawandas/Kenmore for the week of Sunday, Jan. 13
Saturday January 12, 2013 | By:Community Papers of WNY Staff | Obituaries / Deaths
KRZEMINSKI, (nee Fuhrmann) Nancy C., 77, of the City of Tonawanda, passed away Monday, Jan. 7 at Buffalo General Hospital. A resident of Tonawanda for 36 years, she was a member of St. Francis of Assisi Parish.
She is survived by her husband of 58 years, Gerard J. Krzeminski; four children, Gerald (JoAnne) of Tonawanda, Mike (Justine) of the Town of Tonawanda, Cheryl of Kenmore and Steven (Collette) Krzeminski of Tonawanda; and many grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Also survived by nieces and nephews.
COOGAN, James A., 73, of the Tonawandas, passed away Saturday, Jan. 5 at Millard Fillmore Suburban Hospital, following a long illness. A resident of the City of Tonawanda for the greater part of his life, Jim served two terms as Second Ward Alderman for the City of Tonawanda from 1980 until 1983. He was appointed Tonawanda City Clerk in 1984 and served for 10 years until 1993. He was also a member of the Erie County Clerks Assn. He was a longtime member and Vice Chairman of the Tonawanda Democratic City Committee and a member of St. Andrew RC Church.
He is survived by his wife, Maryann (nee Nowotarski) Coogan; three children, Douglas J. Coogan of St. Petersburg, FL, Kathy M. Coogan of Tonawanda, and Gregory A. (Angela) Coogan of Turnersville, NJ; his granddaughter, Mary Clare Coogan and was the husband of the late Helen J. (nee Cox) Coogan. Also survived by sisters, brothers, nieces and nephews.
Memorial contributions are preferred to Hospice Buffalo, Inc., 225 Como Park Blvd., Cheektowaga, NY 14227.
LOCHBAUM, Marlene (nee Williams), 77, of Kenmore, passed away
Jan. 5, 2013; beloved wife of Richard J. “Dick” Lochbaum; dearest mother of John L. (Elfriede) Lochbaum of Timberlake, NC, Michael T. of Houston, TX, Donna M. Digati of Norfolk, VA, Laura Howald of Kenmore, NY, Lisa (Robert) Petry of Norfolk, VA, Richard H. Lochbaum of Clearwater, FL, Darla (Praxedes) Luna of Amherst, NY, Douglas (Racquel) Lochbaum of Kenmore, NY, Andrew J. Lochbaum of Virginia Beach, VA, and the late Karen (Michael) Koziel. She is survived by 28 grandchildren and 20 great-grandchildren, a sister Donna M. Williams of Amherst, NY and many beloved nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
If desired, memorials may be made in Lochbaum’s memory to Hospice-Buffalo, Inc., 225 Como Park Blvd., Cheektowaga, NY 14227.
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