|Jean Kay Morse-Jackson
Joined: 29 Mar 2008
|Posted: Thu Feb 18, 2010 3:08 pm Post subject: Gore, Constance E. "Connie" 1919 - 2001
|Obit: CONSTANCE E. "CONNIE" GORE
JAMESTOWN - Constance E. "Connie" Gore, 82, of 33 Lovall Ave., formerly of Hornell, died Wednesday (Oct. 17, 2001) in her home.
She was born June 26, 1919 in Matamoras, Pa., a daughter of William and Edith Jones Middaugh.
A 1936 graduate of Matamoras High School, she was a member of their girls' championship basketball team. In earlier years, she was employed by the former Art Metal Corp. and was a member of the former Epworth United Methodist Church.
She was an avid gardener, enjoyed knitting, crocheting and cooking for her family. She was especially close to her son-in-law, John Stravato and grandson-in-law, Steven Heath. She will be remembered for her love of animals.
Surviving are her husband of 63 years, Francis Gore; a daughter, Sally Stravato of Jamestown; and a granddaughter, Stephanie Heath of Jamestown.
She was preceded in death by a brother, William Middaugh.
A funeral will be at 10:30 a.m. Saturday in the Lind Funeral Home, 805 West 3rd St., Jamestown, with Rev. Samuel Scheffler of Heritage Village Chaplain officiating. Friends will be received from 7-9 p.m. Friday in the funeral home.
Burial will be in Lake View Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to Chautauqua County Humane Society, 2825 Strunk Road, Jamestown, N.Y. 14701 or Hospice Chautauqua County, 4840 West Lake Road, Mayville, N.Y. 14757 or Heritage Village Family of Homes, P.O. Box 350, Gerry, N.Y. 14740.