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March 20, 1918 – Feb. 11, 2013

Ann T. Siepka, of Cheektowaga, a retired sales clerk and retail manager, died Monday in the McAuley Residence, Town of Tonawanda. She was 94.

Born Ann T. Smyntek in Buffalo, one of 10 children, she attended St. Stanislaus School. She was a production manager at Bell Aircraft during World War II and later was a sales clerk for Fanny Farmer and a department manager for Lerner Shops.

Mrs. Siepka was a founding member of the Resurrection Church Mothers Council and a charter member of the Ladies Auxiliary of Father Justin Council, Knights of Columbus, the “Justinettes.”

Her husband of 55 years, Henry, died in 2006.

She is survived by a daughter, Mary Janiszewski; and a son, Monsignor Richard W., pastor of St. Andrew Catholic Church in the Town of Tonawanda and former rector of Christ the King Seminary.

Her son will be principal celebrant at a Mass of Christian Burial at 10 a.m. Saturday in Resurrection Catholic Church, Union Road and Como Park Boulevard, Cheektowaga.