Henry Ziuko, a longtime resident of Niagara Falls, died on Thursday, December 19, 2013 in Our Lady of Peace Nursing Care Residence. He was 90. He was born in Poland on May 6, 1923, the son of Stanley and Helen (Czupajlo) Ziuko.
He served and was a decorated veteran by both the Polish and British Army during the second World War. Mr. Ziuko worked as a machine operator for the Carborundum Company for 16 years, retiring in 1983. He was a member of St. John de LaSalle RC Church and an avid gardener.
He is survived by his wife of 60 years, Wanda Ziuko; five children, Wanda Leyh (Gordon) of Buffalo; Henry Ziuko (Debbie) of Niagara Falls; Helen Dinant of Hopewell, VA; Halin Tavano (Gerald) of Ransomville, and Zeron Ziuko (fiancee Kimmie) of Niagara Falls; a sister, Halina Ziemba of Poland; eight grandchildren and a great-grandchild. He was predeceased by his brother, Kaz Ziuko.
Friends may call Sunday from 2-5 PM in the LANE FUNERAL HOME, INC., 8622 Buffalo Avenue, where funeral services will be held Monday at 11 AM. The interment will be in Gate of Heaven Cemetery.