Dorothy C. Czajka

Mrs. Dorothy C. Czajka, 91, passed away Sunday, December 31, 2017. She was born in Erie, on March 4, 1926, a daughter of the late Zygmunt and Josephine (Chludzinski) Borawski.

Dorothy was preceded in death by her husband, John K. Czajka; a sister, Mary Slomski; and two brothers, Eugene and Walter Borawski.

She is survived by two sisters, Terri Cousins and Agnes Tillerson; a brother, Joseph Borawski and wife Louise; a brother-in-law, Benjamin Czajka; two Godchildren, nephew Wally Borawski and Tiffany Scholes; nephews, Bryan Cousins and Joseph Borawski, Jr.; and nieces MaryAnn Acker, Amy Alfieri, Jackie Saur, Kathleen Praetzel, Laura Baney, Mary Beth Drexler, Bonnie Pietrowski and Joanne Grisaffi, and their spouses and families.

Dorothy was member of Our Lady of Peace Church. She enjoyed ceramics, playing softball, bowling, cards and golfing. She lived in Willoughby, Ohio for many years and was a former member of Pine Ridge Country Club there, and Crescent Oaks Country Club, in Florida. She was proud of her polish heritage and participated in local Polish festivals and dinners, and looked forward to traditional Polish Christmas and Easter events spent with her beloved family.