Jean Anderson Espin, 77, of 375 Foote Ave., Jamestown, N.Y., died at 10:05 p.m. Monday, Dec. 16, 2013 in the WCA Hospital.
She was born in St. Marys on Feb. 14, 1936, daughter of G. Arthur and Bertha Selle Anderson.
She was a 1954 graduate of St. Marys High School and was employed as a clerk at Andersonâ€™s Cleaners for 30 years and retired on April 30, 1998. Jean was a life member of the VFW Post #53 Auxiliary and was also a member of the Eagles Club Aerie 2145 auxiliary and the AmVets auxiliary Post #726. She was a communicant of St. James Catholic Church.
Survivors include a son, Richard (Alison) Espin; two daughters, Deborah Morrison and Michelle (Tony) Carson, Jamestown; four grandchildren, Michael (Jessica) Morrison, Celoron, N.Y., Jeremy Morrison, Patrick and Shannon Carson, Jamestown; three great-grandchildren, Patience Sandreth and Raymond Carson, Sugar Grove, and Ethan Morrison, Celoron, N.Y.; a brother, James Anderson, St. Marys; two sisters, Shirley Stauffer, St. Marys and Patricia Pearson, Emporium.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Raymond â€śMitaâ€ť Espin, whom she married on Sept. 25, 1958 in St. Marys, and who died on April 8, 2009, and by an infant daughter, Mary Espin, who died on Oct. 31, 1963 and by a brother, Thomas Anderson.
A Mass of Christian Burial for Jean Anderson Espin will be celebrated at 1 p.m. Friday in St. James catholic Church. The Rev. Darrell G. Duffy, pastor, will be the celebrant.
Entombment will be in Holy Sepulchre Mausoleum.
Friends will be received on Thursday from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. in the Hubert Funeral Home and Cremation Services where a Christian Wake Service will be held at 4 p.m..
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to St. James Catholic Church, 27 Allen St., Jamestown, N.Y. 14701.
You may send a condolence to the family by visiting www.hubertfuneralhome.com.