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FREDONIA:  Delores M. Kujawa, 84, a resident of Fredonia Commons, Temple Street, Fredonia, formerly of California and Forestville, died Thursday, May 2nd, at UPMC Hamot Medical Center, Erie, PA, following a short illness.  She was born in Dunkirk, on August 14, 1928, the daughter of the late Charles and Lola (Parker) Watkins.

Mrs. Kujawa was a member of the Student Council in Silver Creek Central School and was also selected for a music scholarship at Eastman School of Music.  She owned & operated the former R&D Tile Service, Palm Springs, CA, for many years.  During WWII, she was a civilian volunteer in the US Army Aircraft Warning Service, watching for enemy aircraft in the Silver Creek area, was a former Girl Scout Leader in Forestville and was a member of the Sheridan VFW Memorial Post #6390.  Mrs. Kujawa loved NASCAR racing, knitting and while living in California, she loved meeting & talking with different movie stars.  Her love & dedication as a mother & wife was without compare.

Survivors include a daughter, Dianna Menne, of Kingman, AZ, three sons Robert (Linda) Mosher, of Fredonia, Gary  Mosher, of San Jose, CA and Timothy Mosher, of Forestville.  Also surviving are 15 grandchildren, 14 great grandchildren, several nieces & nephews and life-long friend Ginny Hedglin.  Besides her parents she was predeceased by her husband Raymond Kujawa, whom she married Feb. 14, 1970 in the First United Presbyterian Church, Silver Creek, by a daughter Linda Marx and by 2 brothers Pete & Ike Watkins.

There will be no visitation observed.  Memorial Services will be held at a later date.  Time and place to be announced.  Interment will be at the convenience of the family in Happy Homestead Cemetery, South Lake Tahoe, CA.

The family suggests memorial donations may be made to the Sheridan VFW Memorial Post #6390, Rt. 20 Sheridan, NY, 14135.  Arrangements are by Riles & Woolley Funeral Home Forestville.  To post condolences go to

1 Comment on Obituary Notice- Delores M. Kujawa

  1. Lynda Congdon Mosher says:

    I remember your Mom well. All those years living next door to all of you leave me with fond memories. Best wishes to all of you. Peace & Love, Lynda Congdon Mosher

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