Niagara Gazette

January 14, 2014

Joan Skotnicki

Niagara Gazette


Joan (nee Vespucci) Skotnicki, age 72, of the Town of Wheatfield, January 13, 2014 in Millard Fillmore Suburban Hospital, after a brief illness. Joan was a licensed realtor and had worked for many years in the Niagara Wheatfield Cafeteria. She was the daughter of the late Peter and Alvena (nee Miller) Vespucci.
Beloved wife of Stanley Skotnicki; dear mother of Lisa (William) Vivian, Stanley (Jenne) Skotnicki and Stephen (Amanda) Skotnicki. Grandmother of William, Victoria, Curtis, Quinn, Avary, Evan, Elliott, and Liam. Sister of Louise (late Jack) Walters, Patricia Vespucci, and Diane Giordano; aunt of several nieces and nephews.
Friends may call at the Fretthold Funeral Home, Inc., 1241 Oliver St. at Ward Rd. in North Tonawanda on Thursday from 2-4 PM and 7-9 PM. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Friday at 9:30 AM from Our Lady of Czestochowa R.C. Church. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the National Breast Cancer Foundation, Inc., 2600 Network Blvd., Suite 300, Frisco, TX 75034.
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