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Donnalee (Thorman) Tracz

June 5, 1939 ~ September 3, 2019 (age 80)
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Donnalee (Thorman) Tracz, 80, of the Town of Lewiston, NY, passed from this life on Tuesday, September 3, 2019, at Mount St. Mary’s Hospital.  Born on June 5, 1939 in Lockport, NY, she was the daughter of the late Otto and Dorothy (Gephart) Thorman.


Donna, as she was known to family and friends, was a lifelong area resident and graduated from Niagara Falls High School in 1957.  She was employed as a Bank Teller for HSBC Bank as well as a clerk for the Beacon Christian Book Store.  Donna was a congregant and staple of Our Savior Lutheran Church, serving as treasurer for many years.  


Donna is survived by her son, Michael (Kristina) Tracz; grandchildren, Sarah and Tyler; a brother, James (Mary Lou) Thorman  and nieces and nephews.


Visitation will be on Thursday, from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. in the Chapel of OTTO REDANZ FUNERAL HOME, 2215 MILITARY ROAD, NIAGARA FALLS, NY, where prayers will be said on Friday, September 6th at 10:15 a.m. followed by a funeral service at 11:00 a.m. in Our Savior Lutheran Church, 2759 Military Rd, Niagara Falls, NY, with Rev. Kurt Schultz officiating.  Prayers of committal and interment will follow in Niagara Falls Memorial Park Cemetery, Lewiston, NY. If desired, memorial offerings may be made to Our Savior Lutheran Church. Arrangements are under the direction of Michael R. Goodlander.  Please visit for online condolences and to send a memorial tribute to her family.

Donations may be made to:

Our Savior Lutheran Church
2759 Military Road, Niagara Falls NY 14304

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