Mathew G. Dzikoski, 93 of Weedsport, passed away on Friday, Oct. 25, 2013 at Auburn Community Hospital. Mr. Dzikoski was born in Auburn, N.Y., the son of the late George and Rose Dzikoski. Mathew was a WWII veteran having served in the U.S. Army. Mathew was employed by New Process Gear for 30 years as a machinist. He enjoyed working with his hands in the garden and was an avid hunter and fisherman.
Surviving him is a son, David Dzikoski, and his fiancée, Michele Cuykendall, of Auburn; daughter, Judith Shanahan, of Weedsport; son-in-law Edward "Duke" Shanahan, of Auburn; sister, Florence Myers, and her husband, William, of Colorado; grandchildren Gary, Jenalee, Molly and Emily; step-grandchildren Allison, Heidi, Michelle, Danielle and Todd; and several great-grandchildren, cousins, nieces, and nephews
In addition to his parents, Mathew was predeceased by his wife, Marjorie Dzikoski; and children Gary A., Deborah J. and James M. Dzikoski.
Visitation will be held from 9 to 11 a.m. on Monday, Oct. 28, 2013 at the Jewell Funeral Home, Weedsport, with a service to follow at 11 a.m. Interment will be in Weedsport Rural Cemetery.