Lena E. Ferrari, 92, formerly of 215 Hunt Road, died Wednesday, April 10, 2013, in the Lutheran Home and Rehabilitation Center.
A native of Karlsruhe, Durlach, Germany, she was born Dec. 15, 1920, a daughter of the late Johann and Mary Frueh Kuppinger.
She was educated in Germany, and came to the United States in 1952.
Lena E. Ferrari
She had been employed by Chautauqua Opportunities as a personal care aide. She earlier had worked for Johnny's Lunch, Monarch Fuse and Jamestown General Hospital.
Surviving are two children George (Annette) Sielski of West Ellicott, and Yvonne (Lauren) Swanson of Syracse, N.Y.; three grandchildren: Renae (Mark) DeAngelo of Sciota, N.Y., Dana (Jamie) Saporito of Piney Orchard, N.Y. and Christine Swanson; and two great-grandchildren: Olivia and Luke DeAngelo.
Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her first husband, George H. Sielski in 1971; and her second husband, Anthony Ferrari in 2005.
The funeral will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday in the Lind Funeral Home. The Rev. James Read will officiate.
Burial will be in Holy Cross Cemetery.
Friends will be received from noon to 2 p.m. Saturday in the funeral home.
Memorials may be made to Gideons Memorial Bible Fund, c/o The Gideons International, P.O. Box 140800, Nashville, TN 37214.
You may light a candle in remembrance of Lena at www.lindfuneralhome.com.