Anna M. Nickerson
Anna M. Nickerson, 91, of Bemus Point, N.Y., passed away Wednesday, Oct. 4, 2017, at Heritage Green Rehab and Skilled Nursing, Greenhurst, N.Y.
She was born Jan. 27, 1926, in Jamestown, N.Y., the daughter of the late Michael and Mary Maurucci Ceci.
Anna was raised and educated in Jamestown, N.Y. and graduated from Jamestown High School in 1944. Later she moved to Bemus Point, N.Y., and resided there for 58 years.
In earlier years, she enjoyed spending time shopping and dining out with her friends, daughter and grandchildren. In later years, her son whom devoted his life in taking care of his mother would frequently take her out dining and shopping giving her an opportunity to socialize and to make new friends. She often committed on how much she loved people and how God helps her. She was always encouraging and positive, her gentle spirit effected many people.
She was not one for clubs or organizations, she invested her heart into her home. Her greatest joy was knowing that her children, grandchildren and great- grandchildren were happy and healthy.
Anna is survived by two children: a daughter, Donna (Karl) Germain of Bemus Point, N.Y.; a son, Charles M. Nickerson, with whom she made her home; three grandchildren: Ashley (Ryan) Kaczar of Bemus Point, N.Y., Austin Germain of Tampa, Fla., and Aaron Germain (Taylor Satalino) of Rochester, N.Y.; three great-grandchildren: Cash, Veda and Ryla Kaczar of Bemus Point, N.Y.
In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her husband, Charles A. Nickerson (2000) and a brother: Leonard Ceci (1986).
Memorial contributions may be made to the Bemus Point Volunteer Fire Department, 13 Alburtus Ave., Bemus Point, NY 14712.
Family and friends will be received on Monday at Powers, Present & Sixbey Funeral Home, 316 E. Fifth St., Jamestown, N.Y., from noon until 1 p.m. A memorial service will be held there at 1 p.m. The Rev. Donald Ray will officiate.
To light a candle or to send condolences to Anna’s family please visit www. presentsixbeyfuneral.com.