Eleanor M. Gregory

Eleanor M. Gregory

Eleanor M. Gregory, 82, formerly of Lakewood, N.Y., and Sugar Grove, Pa., died Monday, Sept. 9, 2019, in the Rouse Home, Youngsville, Pa.

She was born May 24, 1937, in Jamestown, a daughter of the late Merritt and Rose Smith Jobe, Sr.

She was a 1955 graduate of Jamestown High School.

Working in food service much of her career, she had been employed by Jamestown Bowling Company, Yum Yums Restaurant and retired from the Dibert Home as a cook.

She was a longtime active member of Lakewood Memorial Post 1286 American Legion Auxiliary, chairing the children’s Christmas party and the annual Poppy sale.

Surviving are four children: Catherine (Russell) Haight, Anita (Sid) Hotchkiss, Burdette (Laurie) Gregory and Darin (Cindy) Gregory; eight grandchildren: Joe (Noel) Gregory, Jill Gregory, Jacob (Kimberly) Gregory, Jessica Halsey, Heather (Cody) O’Neil, Dustin Gregory, DeeAnna Gregory and Darlean (Ken) Lane; and 18 great-grandchildren.

She was prededed in death by a brother, Merritt Jobe Jr.; a sister, Harriet Schauers; grandson, Jason Gregory; and former husband, Jack Gregory.

The funeral will be held at 3 p.m. Friday in the Lind Funeral Home. The Rev. Paul Rowland will officiate. Burial will be in Sunset Hill Cemetery.

Friends will be received from 1-3 p.m. Friday in the funeral home.

Memorials may be made to Alzheimer’s Association, Western New York Chapter, 6215 Sheridan Drive, Suite 100, Buffalo, NY 14221.

You may leave words of condolence at www.lindfuneral home.com.