WESTFIELD - Caroline E. (Kuhn) Sosinski, age 84, of E. Rt. 20, Westfield, formerly of Dunkirk, N.Y., died Thursday evening, Oct. 18, 2012, at Westfield Memorial Hospital in Westfield, N.Y.
Caroline was born on March 20, 1928, in Portville, N.Y., the daughter of the late Maynard and Mamie (Cleveland) Kuhn.
Caroline was a stay-at-home mom until age 57, when she went to work for Mac McCoy in the Office for the Aging in Mayville until her retirement at age 70. She was a member of West Portland Baptist Church where she was active in church activities. Caroline was an avid quilter who made many quilts as gifts for each member of her family. She enjoyed reading and crocheting and was a proud member of the Blue Star Mothers.
Caroline E. (Kuhn) Sosinski
Survivors include her three daughters, Janice (Steve) Zeyak of Westfield, N.Y., Phyllis (Luke) Matteson of Fredonia, N.Y., and Sandra (Michael) Barras of Dunkirk, N.Y.; her son, Stanley E. (Sandra) Sosinski of Henderson, Ark.; grandchildren, Michelle (Jeremy) Bouton of Kenmore, Lisa Allnatt of Fredonia, Catherine Petersen of Dunkirk, Michael Barras, Jr., of Ohio; and great-grandchildren of Nicholas and Carson Finn of Kenmore, N.Y., and Brooklyn Allnatt of Fredonia.
She was preceded in death by her sister, Wilma Koczwara.
Friends called at the West Portland Baptist Church, 7081 W. Main Rd., Westfield on Monday, Oct. 22 from 11 a.m., until the time of services there at 1 p.m., with Rev. Gary Henry officiating. Burial was private in Portland Evergreen Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to The West Portland Baptist Church, to the Brocton-Portland Food Pantry at the church or to The Patterson Library, 40 S. Portage St., Westfield, N.Y. 14787.
Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to the Mason Funeral Home, 37 Clinton St., Westfield, N.Y. Log on to www.masonfuneral.com to send Caroline's family a message of sympathy.