Michael D. Lisiecki of Gasport, passed away on Wednesday morning, October 3, 2012 at the Briody Healthcare Facility. Mr. Lisiecki was born in Buffalo, NY, on February 1, 1944, son of the late Leonard A and Pauline (Pawlak) Lisiecki and he has lived most of his life in Gasport.
He graduated from Royalton-Hartland High School and the University of Buffalo and taught chemistry at Lockport High School until retiring. Also, he was a gentleman farmer in his retirement. He was a former member and past President of the Lockport Lions Club and he was a member of St. John the Baptist RC Church in Lockport. He always donated to the Lockport Food Pantry and especially St. John's Food Pantry.
He was predeceased by a brother and sister-in-law, Leonard Lisiecki, Jr. and Virginia Lisiecki; and a nephew, Brian Lisiecki. He is survived by two daughters, Kathryn A. Lisiecki of Lockport and Melissa (Robert) Henshaw of Houston, Texas; two grandchildren, Noah Q. Henshaw and Olivia G. Henshaw; his beloved sister, Maryanna J. Lisiecki of Gasport. Also surviving is a niece, Susan Lisiecki of Gasport; and one great-nephew, Ryan Farrell of Medina.
Friends may call on Sunday from 2-4 PM and 7-9 PM at the Bates, Wallace & Heath Funeral Home, 38 State St., Middleport. Funeral services will be held on Monday at 10:00 AM at St. John the Baptist RC Church, Lockport, NY, where a Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated. Burial will be in St. Stephen's Cemetery, Middleport, NY. Memorials to the Arthritis Foundation or St. John's Food Pantry would be appreciated by the Lisiecki family.
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