Alina Jocz

Obituary of Alina Jocz

Please share a memory of Alina to include in a keepsake book for family and friends.

Alina T. ( Gontarczyk) Jocz, 89, of Syracuse died Sunday, July 4th, at Upstate’s Community Hospital surrounded by family.

    She was a native of Poland and immigrated to the U.S. after WWII, where she met and married her husband of 43 years Theodore P. Jocz, who predeceased her in 1998.

    She worked at the Resnick Handbag factory in N. Syracuse for some years, but her true calling was for her family whom she was completely devoted to with love and care. She was also an avid animal lover, and always kept pets at home, especially cats and birds.

    She is predeceased by her brother, Adam (Mira) Gontarczyk of Florida. She is survived by her four children, Stanley (Jennifer) Jocz of Clay, Eva (Illias) Armatas of Vyronas Greece, Stephen (Erica) Jocz of Syracuse and Lydia (David) Ninemire of Syracuse. 10 grandchildren: Maria (Thomas), Michelle (Marino), Teresa (Alex), Ashley (Jeff), Kyle (Caighley), Alina (Michael), Zach, Luke (Kylie), Robert and Michael. She has 8 great grandchildren and many nieces


Calling Hours: Friday 4 to 7 PM Hollis Funeral Home 1105 W. Genesee St Syracuse.

Funeral Service: Saturday 9:30 AM Sacred Heart Basilica

Burial: Sacred Heart Cemetery, Geddes


To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Alina Jocz, please visit Tribute Store

Alina's Calling Hours

4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Friday, July 9, 2021
Hollis Funeral Home
1105 W Genesee St
Syracuse, New York, United States

Alina's Mass of Christian Burial

9:30 am - 10:30 am
Saturday, July 10, 2021
Sacred Heart Basilica
927 Park Ave
Syracuse, New York, United States

Alina's Resting Place

10:45 am - 11:00 am
Saturday, July 10, 2021
Sacred Heart Cemetery
200 Salisbury Road
Geddes, New York, United States
Online Memory & Photo Sharing Event
Online Event
About this Event
Alina Jocz

In Loving Memory

Alina Jocz

1932 - 2021

Look inside to read what others have shared
Family and friends are coming together online to create a special keepsake. Every memory left on the online obituary will be automatically included in this book.