NORTH TONAWANDA —
Loretta J. Siegman (Severance), age 83, of Wheatfield, was called to her heavenly home on January 14, 2014, while at the Northgate Health Care Facility, under the care of Niagara Hospice. Born on February 23, 1930 in Wilcox, PA, she was the daughter of the late Raymond and Gladys (Jackson) Severance. Loretta was a long-time member of St. John Ev. Lutheran Church in Wheatfield, and a member of the St. Johnsburg Fire Company Ladies Auxiliary. She was a devoted mother and enjoyed spending quality time with her family. Loretta was predeceased by her husband, Howard Siegman on May 2, 1995; and a son, Jeffrey Siegman on December 6, 2005.
Survivors include two children, Kathleen Greenland and Jay (Kim) Siegman, both of Wheatfield; four grandchildren, Laura, Sarah, Joseph and Nickolas; one great-grandson, Gavin; a sister, Eleanor Siegmann; and several nieces and nephews. Also predeceased by seven brothers and sisters, Geraldine Severance, Betty Martin, Darla Herstek, Howard, Gerald, Jay and Franklin Severance.
Friends may call at the DUBOIS FUNERAL HOME (731-3234), 2436 Niagara Road, (Bergholz) in Wheatfield on Friday from 2-4 and 6-8 PM. Services will be conducted by the Rev. Karl Koch on Saturday at 11:00 AM in St. John Ev. Lutheran Church, corner Niagara Falls Blvd. and Ward Road. Interment will follow in St. John Lutheran Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to St. John Lutheran Cemetery Fund or Niagara Hospice.
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