Elaine Jesse, 86, formerly of Lincoln Avenue, Dunkirk, NY died Thursday morning (April 7, 2011) at Brooks Memorial Hospital.
She was born in Fredonia, NY on May 7, 1924, the daughter of the late Edward and Matilda (Peterson) Yonkers.
A resident of Dunkirk for most of her life, Mrs. Jesse was a homemaker. She was a former employee of Van Raalte.
Surviving are her husband of 65 years, John Jesse of Dunkirk; and nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by her sister, Patricia Czarnecki.
Private interment services will be held at the convenience of the family. There will be no prior visitation. Arrangements by the Newman Funeral Home Inc.