Christine T. (Sawicki) Kraynak

September 3, 1937 ~ December 5, 2019 (age 82)


Struthers, Christine T. Kraynak, 82, 
Christine T. Kraynak, 82, passed away on December 5, 2019, at Hospice House. Christine was born on September 3, 1937, daughter of the late Mikolaj and Stella (Chodakowski) Sawicki. She graduated from Woodrow Wilson H.S. in 1956. She worked for Ohio Loan for six years and Geordan Candies for ten years. She was a member at Holy Trinity Church and was a PTA Mom. Christine was an avid baker,  making her delicious  Kolache & Pierogies. Her family, especially her grandchildren were most important in her life.
Christine is survived by her loving husband, Joseph P. Kraynak whom she married on June 14, 1958, two sons, Gary (Lori) Kraynak of Mineral Ridge, Michael (Amy) Kraynak of Chicago, and her daughter, Karen (Michael) Robinson of Poland; brother, Peter (Cathy) Sawicki of Ellsworth; and her grandchildren, Jason & Anna Robinson and Elizabeth Kraynak. 
Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her sisters, Myra Thomas, Julia Kriss, and a brother, Roman Sawicki.
Visitation will be held on Saturday, December 14, 2019, from 9:00 am - 11:00 am at Kirila Funeral Home, Inc., in Struthers. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Saturday at Christ Our Savior Parish, Holy Trinity Church at 11:30 am., celebrated by Rev. Martin Celuch. A prayer service will be held on Saturday at 11:00 am before leaving the funeral home for mass.

The family would like to thank the staff at St. Elizabeth Hospital and Hospice House for their care and support. 


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December 14, 2019

9:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Kirila Funeral Home, Inc.
258 Poland Avenue
Struthers, Ohio 44471

Prayer Service
December 14, 2019

11:00 AM
Kirila Funeral Home, Inc.
258 Poland Ave
Struthers, OH 44471

Mass of Christian Burial
December 14, 2019

11:30 AM
Christ Our Savior Parish at Holy Trinity Church
250 N. Bridge Street
Struthers, Ohio 44471

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