Mrs. Dorothy C. Czajka

March 4th, 1926 - December 31st, 2017

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          Mrs. Dorothy C. Czajka, 91, passed away Sunday, December 31,2017. She was born in Erie on March 4,1926, a daughter of the late Zygmunt and Josephine (Chludzinski) Borawski.

             Dorothy was preceded in death by her husband John K. Czajka; a sister, Mary Slomski and two brothers, Eugene and Walter Borawski. She is survived by two sister, Terri Cousins and Agnes Tillerson; a brother, Joseph Borawski and wife Louise; a brother-in-law, Benjamin Czajka; two God-children, nephew Wally Borawski and Tiffany Scholes; nephews, Bryan Cousins and Joseph Borawski, Jr. and nieces MaryAnn Acker, Amy Alfieri, Jackie Saur, Kathleen Praetzel, Laura Baney, Mary Beth Drexler, Bonnie Pietrowski and Joanne Grisaffi, and their spouses and families.

            Dorothy was member of Our Lady of Peace Church. She enjoyed ceramics, playing softball, bowling, cards and golfing. She lived in Willoughby, Ohio for many years and was a former member of Pine Ridge Country Club there, and Crescent Oaks Country Club, in Florida. She was proud of her polish heritage and participated in local Polish festivals and dinners, and looked forward to traditional Polish Christmas and Easter events spent with her beloved family.

            Friends may call on Friday, January 5, 2018 from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. and 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Brugger Funeral Homes and Crematory, 1595 West 38th Street at Greengarden Blvd., and are invited to attend a funeral Mass at Our Lady of Peace Church, on Saturday, January 6, 2018 at 11 a.m. Burial in Gate of Heaven Cemetery will be private.

           Memorials are suggested to St. Anthony Church, 165 Beach Avenue, Cambridge Springs, PA 16403 or Our Lady of Peace Church, 2401 West 38th street, Erie, PA 16506.