Janice Sawma, 89, of Niagara Falls, NY passed away on Friday, April 22, 2022 at Niagara Hospice House. Born in Bradshaw, West Virginia on March 3, 1933 she was the daughter of the late David and Lucy (Muncy) Hagerman.
She is survived by her children, Doris (Michael) Bailor, Helen Rozine (Pete) Nicosia, Sadie (Dominick Sirianni) Kotovich and Mary (Domenick) Pazzalia, and David( girlfriend- Pamela) Sawma; thirteen grandchildren; twenty-seven great-grandchildren; eight great-great grandchildren and sister, Ruth Berger; son in-law, John Kotovich. She is also survived by many nieces and nephews. Besides her parents, she was predeceased by her husband, Abraham "Abe" Moses Sawma; son, Frank W. Sawma Sr.; great-granddaughter, Domenique Lively; brothers, James Hagerman and John Hagerman; sisters, Lucy Tackett, Anne Gullet and Charlotte Bolt.
There is NO PRIOR visitation. Burial in Gate of Heaven Cemetery, Lewiston, NY, will take place at the convenience of the family. In Lieu of flowers, donations in her memory may be made to the Mountain Mission School, 1760 Edgewater Drive, Grundy, VA 24614. Arrangements entrusted to ZAJAC FUNERAL HOME INC.
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