Nancy J. Lundsten-Aldrich, 65, of 23 Cedar Ave., passed away at 7:22 a.m. Friday (June 7, 2013), in her home.
A lifelong area resident, she was born Dec. 11, 1947, in Jamestown, N.Y., a daughter of the late Carl A. and V. Shirley Lindberg Lundsten.
She attended Jamestown High School and received her associate's degree from Jamestown Community College.
For many years, Nancy was a well known self-employed seamstress in the Jamestown area. In previous years, she had worked for the former Firchs Bakery, Wellman Brothers and Bush Industries. She had also worked with her family at the former "Needles and Pins" Custom Upholstery Shop. She was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Jamestown, and will be remembered as a loving and caring mother, grandmother and sister who loved to write short stories and poe-try. She also loved spend-ing time with her family.
Surviving are her three children: Virginia Vaughn, Thomas (Angel) Ormsby and Patrick (Nicole) Ormsby, all of Jamestown; nine grandchildren: Matthew Bane of Seattle, Wash., Marissa Bane, Robert Baum, Stephanie Bane, Sabra Kay Ormsby, Carissa Peterson, Jace Ormsby, Jadon Ormsby and Carah Ormsby, all of Jamestown; two brothers: James D. (Di-anne) Lundsten and Steven C. (Kim) Lundsten, both of Ellington, N.Y.; and a sister Patty (Mike) Calimeri of Falconer, N.Y.
Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by a sister, Betty L. Marsh, who died June 28, 2012; and a son-in-law, Tom Bane, who died Sept. 18, 1997.
The funeral will be held at 1:30 p.m. Monday in the Lind Funeral Home. Bishop Keith Fairbank of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints will officiate. Burial will be in the Sunset Hill Cemetery.
Friends will be received for one hour prior to the service on Monday in the funeral home.
You may light a candle in remembrance of Nancy at www.lindfuneralhome. com.