Irene T. Christopher
Irene T.Christopher, age 84, of Dunkirk, NY, died Friday, November 25, 2016 at the Absolut Care of Dunkirk. She was born in Dunkirk on February 10, 1932, the daughter of the late Joseph and Sophie (Borowczyk) Budniewski. A lifelong Dunkirk resident, Mrs. Christopher was a retired employee of M. Wile and a former em-ployee of Van Raalte. She enjoyed traveling to casinos and going on senior citizen bus trips. She was a member of the Ladies Auxiliary, Loyal Order of Moose, Lodge 89, the Polish Literary and Assembly Rooms (Dom Polski) and the Dunkirk Senior Citizens. Surviving are her chil-dren, Raymond (Darcy) Christopher of Forestville, Michael Christopher of Fredonia and Michelle (Joel) Scott of Forestville. Several grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews also survive. In addition to her parents, she was pre-deceased by her husband, Henry J. Christopher; her brothers, Edmund Budniewski and Richard Budniewski; and her sister, Rita Ostrye. A Memorial Mass of Christian Burial will be held at a later date and time to be announced. There will be no prior visitation. Arrangements by the Newman Funeral Home, Dunkirk.