Heather M. Rylowicz died at her home in Tonawanda, N.Y., on Nov. 21, 2012.
She was born June 11, 1978, to Vickey (Frey) and Frank Rylowicz of Brocton.
Heather was educated in the Brocton school system and graduated in 1997. She then attended to LoGuidance Center of Fredonia and Jamestown Community College, where she received her certification as a machinist technician. To further her career, she received her machinist's degree in 1999 from Metal Working Industries of NY in Depew.
Sewing, quilting and gardening were her favorite hobbies. She also had a great love for her dog and other animals.
Besides her parents, she is survived by two brothers, Douglas Rylowicz of Brocton and Michael Rylowicz of Fredonia, as well as several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services were held Nov. 27 at the Fantauzzi Funeral Home, 82 E. Main St. in Brocton.
Donations in Heather's memory to the Humane Society of one's choice or to the St. Aldelbert Response to Love Center in Buffalo would be greatly appreciated by the family.
Interment will be held privately at the request of the family.