Carolyn J. Jakubczyk, of Dunkirk, died Wednesday, June 5, 2013, with her family at her side at Brooks Memorial Hospital.
She was born in Dunkirk, daughter of the late Arthur and Irene (Burgun) Jankowski.
Carolyn was a past employee of the former M. Wile Plant in Dunkirk and the former Cards Restaurant in Fredonia and Halas Restaurant in Dunkirk.
Her memberships included Blessed Mary Angela Parish Church of St. Hedwig and CAB (Citizens Action Board). She was a past member of the Dunkirk School Board and previously was very active in the Dunkirk City Democratic Committee.
Surviving are her husband of 37 years, Richard P. Jakubczyk, whom she married August 21, 1976; her K-9 Companion "Sasha"; sister of Jim (Janice) Jankowski, Elaine (Sam) Epolito, Rodney Jankowski, Rick (Rae) Jankowski, all of Dunkirk. Many nieces and nephews also survive.
Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her K-9 Companion "Max".
Relatives and friends are welcome to call at the R. Mackowiak Funeral Home Inc., 56 East Doughty Street in Dunkirk on Friday from 2-4 & 7-9 pm.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Saturday morning at 10 o'clock in Blessed Mary Angela Parish Church of St. Hedwig.