Nancy L. Panek

Nancy L. Panek, 70, of Creek Road, Forestville, died Monday, Aug. 24, 2020, at Strong Memorial Hospital, Rochester, following a short illness.

Nancy was born in Silver Creek, on Feb. 9, 1950. Longtime companion of Stan Jopek of Forestville; mother of Stacey (Jasen) Erick of Fredonia, and Jeffrey (Kristin) Kuciapinski of Downington, Pa.; sister of Rose Hafner, Rita Lathrop and Donald Panek. Also surviving are her five grandchildren: Madeline, Emma and Lily Kuciapinski, Brooke and Laural Erick; and several nieces and nephews.

She was predeceased by her parents, Michael and Lillian (Gawronski) Panek; a sister, Theresa Schmidt; and two brothers: Richard and Walter Panek.

There will be no visitation observed.

A memorial service will be held Saturday, Nov. 28, 2020, at 11 a.m. from Riles & Woolley Funeral Home, 39 Main St., Forestville.

Due to COVID 19 restrictions, masks are required and capacity is 33% (approximately 53 people). The family suggests memorials may be made either to Chautauqua County Volunteer Fire Police Association Inc. 2 Academy St., Suite A, Mayville, NY 14757 or to the Forestville Fire Department Emergency & Rescue Squad, P.O. Box 299, Forestville, NY 14062.

To post condolences or memories go to www.riles andwoolleyfuneralhome.com.