Jeanne L. Powell

Jeanne L. Powell, of 1186 Wigren Road, Frewsburg, passed away Saturday, Aug. 4, at UPMC Chautauqua.

She was born Sept. 10, 1946, in Albany, the daughter of Wendell and Louise Vanderhook Proctor.

Jeanne was a graduate of Jamestown High School and was employed at WCA Hospital for over 30 years, retiring as a clerk in the Mammography Department.

She was a devoted daughter, wife, mother, grandmother, sister and friend. She loved celebrating birthdays and holidays, especially Christmas, making them extra special for her family. She enjoyed attending her grandkids games and events. She was a longtime member of the Vikings and would spend summers camping at the Chautauqua Lake park.

Jeanne is survived by her husband, Thomas Powell, whom she married Feb. 22, 1969; two sons: Jim (Kelly) Powell of Jamestown and Ken (Ryan) Powell of Frewsburg; three grandchildren: Adam, Ella, and Leah Powell; and a brother, Gary Proctor of Jamestown.

She was predeceased by her parents.

The Funeral will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday in the Peterson Funeral Home, Frewsburg.

Burial will be in Maple Grove Cemetery, Frewsburg.

The family will receive friends from 5-8 p.m. Tuesday in the funeral home.

Condolences may be sent to Jeanne’s family at