unknown - May 28, 2012
Winifred "Winnie" Sikora, 86, lifelong resident of Mattydale, died Monday, May 28, 2012, at home with her family by her side. Winnie was the last surviving child born to the late John and Agnes (Cahill) Blanchard.
She enjoyed spending time in her cabin at "The Ranch" in Weedsport and spending time with her 63 descendents. Winnie loved to bake and specialized in apple turnovers and pies. She was a member of the Mattydale-Hinsdale Seniors Club, a long time communicant of St. Margaret's Church and a member of its Socialites Group.
In addition to her parents, Winnie was predeceased by her three siblings.
Surviving are her husband of 70 years, Chester "Chet" Sikora; their seven children: Kathleen (Paul) Russo of Onondaga Hill, James Sikora of Cicero, Paul (Deborah) Sikora of Port Byron, Joseph Sikora (Loretta) of Pulaski, Richard (Terry) Sikora of Cleveland, Cynthia (Thomas) Waldt of Baldwinsville, and Timothy (Valerie) Sikora of Mattydale; 22 grandchildren; 32 great grandchildren; and one great great grandchild.
At Winnie's request, all services will be private and at the convenience of her family. Contributions in Winnie's memory may be made to a charity of your choice.