Magdalena, an exceptional woman of strength, courage and grace, passed away on September 11, 2004 after a four year fight against lung cancer. Magdalena was born in Hungary and came to the U.S. in ‘51. She was a good friend, a loving mother, and an adoring Grandma-ma. She is survived by her son, Leon; grandsons, L.J and Jeremy; daughter-in-law, Meg; nieces, Karen & Lora and an extended family of friends. Magdalena will be greatly missed and her strength and courage were largely admired by all who knew her.