Pauline E. Dempsey, 84, of Niagara Falls, NY passed away on Friday, July 17, 2020 at Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center. Born in Niagara Falls, NY on June 8, 1936 she was the daughter of the late Edoardo and Annunziata (Costa) Carlino. Before she began her career as a teacher's aide for the Niagara Falls Board of Education Pauline worked for Bell Phone Company. She was honored to be crowned "May parade Queen." Her creativity was revealed through the company she owned and operated which made favors for showers and weddings. Pauline was devoted to her church. She enjoyed singing in the choir and participating in all the church activities she could. Pauline was a woman who was true to her heritage and an avid cook. She proved this when creating her authentic Italian dishes and family recipes for loved ones. Loving wife of 53 years, to the late Gerald P. "Jerry" Dempsey; was the loving mother of Mark (Cindy) Dempsey and Lynn (Chuck) Blanchard; granddaughters, Karly and Lauren Dempsey; brother, Charlie (late Bernice) Carlino. Also survived by several nieces and nephews. Besides her husband & parents she was predeceased by her brother, Samuel (Elpidia) Carlino and sisters, Susie (Ted) Promowicz and Paulina Carlino. Friends may call Tuesday, July 21st from 5-8PM at ZAJAC FUNERAL HOME INC., 319 24th Street, cor of Welch Ave., Niagara Falls, NY, where prayers will begin at 9:30AM on Wednesday July 22nd. Followed by a Mass of Christian Burial 10:00AM at Divine Mercy Parish, 2437 Niagara Street, Niagara Falls, NY with Rev. Jacek Mazur officiating. Burial following in St. Joseph's Cemetery, Niagara Falls, NY. In Lieu of flowers, donations in her memory may be made to the American Heart Association of WNY, 5488 Sheridan Dr #300,Williamsville, NY 14221.