Obituary of Roman Szyba
Roman J. Szyba 84 of Niagara Falls, NY passed away Monday July 2, 2012 in Our Lady of Peace Nursing Care Residence Lewiston, NY. Born in Niagara Falls, NY on July 6, 1927 he was the son of the late Jacob and Maryanna (Malec) Szyba and attended local schools. On July 18, 1945 he entered the US Navy and received the American Theater Medal, Victory Medal and Asiatic Pacific Medal being honorably discharged on August 14, 1946 as a Seaman First Class. Roman was a member of Holy Trinity RC Church and was employed by Occidental Petroleum as an electrician.
He is survived by his nieces Cynthia Guzik of Niagara Falls, NY and Barbara Guzik of Dallas, Texas. Besides his parents he was predeceased by his sister Mary Rose Guzik.
There is NO PRIOR visitation. A Mass of Christian Burial will take place on Saturday July 7th. at 9:00AM at Divine Mercy Parish 24th. & Niagara Sts. with Rev. Jacek Mazur officiating. Burial following in Holy Trinity Cemetery Lewiston, NY with military honors. Arrangements were entrusted to ZAJAC FUNERAL HOME INC. Donations in his memory may be made to Hope For Tomorrow Foundation 811 Maple Road Williamsville, NY 14221.
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