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Thaddeus "Ted" Rudzinski

April 23, 1929 ~ March 14, 2017 (age 87)
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Thaddeus "Ted" Rudzinski, age 87, of North Tonawanda died suddenly on Tuesday, March 14, 2017 at Buffalo General Hospital. Born April 23, 1929 in North Tonawanda, he was the son of the late Leonard and Helen (nee Wiech) Rudzinski. A lifelong resident of North Tonawanda, Ted was a proud Navy Veteran of the Korean War and was a postman in North Tonawanda for many years before retiring.

He was the beloved husband of Claire (nee Idziak) Rudzinski; loving father of Len Rudzinski, Sandy (Lee) Nation, Debbie (Brian) Dickman, and Patty (Joe) Wachala; cherished “papa” of grandchildren Heather (William) Nieman, Michelle Dickman, Kyle Wachala, and Troy Wachala; great-grandfather of Billy, Ian, Alex, Claire, and Elijah Nieman; brother of Ann (Edwin) Swiersz, Steve Rudzinski, and the late Jane Tylec and John Rudzinski. Also surviving are many nieces and nephews.

There is no visitation. Private services will be held at the convenience of the family. If desired, memorials to the Wounded Warrior Project, PO Box 758517, Topeka, KS 66675-8517, are preferred by the family. 

Charitable donations may be made to:

Wounded Warrior Project
PO Box 758517, Topeka KS 66675-8517
Tel: 1-877-832-6997

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