Susan Hojnacki

For Obituary Headshot Susan Hojnacki

Susan Hojnacki of Livermore died Oct. 14. She was 51.

Hojnacki was born on June 6, 1964 in Cheektowaga, New York, to Anthony and Rose Hojnacki. She received a Ph.D.in imaging science from the Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT), Rochester, New York. She joined Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory in May of 2012, where she worked as a signal processing engineer in the Geospatial Image Analysis Group. 

Hojnacki was an accomplished bike rider and a member of the Valley Spokesmen Bicycle Club. She loved to travel and had visited/lived in over 34 countries. She spoke many languages, French being her favorite.

Hojnacki was the daughter of Anthony and Rose (nee Wilczak) Hojnacki; sister of Anthony (Kathryn) Hojnacki, Laura Hojnacki, Philip (Ethel) Hojnacki and Jacquelyn (Steve) Cituk; aunt of five nieces and two great-nieces.

The family will be present to receive friends on Saturday Nov. 28, from 9 to 10 a.m. at the Urban-Amigone Funeral Home, 7540 Clinton St. (at Girdle Rd.), Elma, New York 14059, where a Memorial Service will follow at 10 a.m. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Leukemia-Lymphoma Society of WNY, 4043 Maple Road Suite 105, Amherst, NY 14226.