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Alice A. Dickinson, 99, of Sinclairville, formerly of Gasport, passed away Sunday, February 26, 2017 at Lutheran Retirement Home, Jamestown. Born on July 25, 1917 in Frewsburg, the daughter of the late Oscar F. and Anna Bjork Anderson.
She was a 1934 graduate of Frewsburg High School, 1936 graduate of Jamestown Business College and was a 1940 graduate of Johns Hopkins School of Nursing. Alice was employed as an RN at WCA Hospital in the nursery, New York State Public Health nurse in Niagara County, nursery nurse at Lockport Hospital, weekends at Hilltop Nursing Home in Gasport and was a School Nurse-Teacher at Royalton Hartland Elementary Schools from 1959-1974. She was a longtime member of the Zion Lutheran Church, Gasport.
Wife of 47 years to the late Roswell Dickinson whom she married on October 26, 1946 and who died June 17, 1993; mother of Roslin (William) Newton of Sinclairville; grandmother of Rochelle (Patrick) Hulton of Arcade; great-grandmother of Tricia and Trevor Hulton; sister of the late Pauline Mahoney. Also survived by nieces and nephews.
A special 'Thank You' to the staff of the Nursing Unit B-1 at the Lutheran Home for the wonderful care Alice received.
Celebration of Life at 11:30 AM on Saturday in the fellowship hall (basement) of Zion Lutheran Church, 4447 Central Ave., Gasport. Private burial in Royalton Mountain Ridge Cemetery, Gasport. Arrangements by Jordan Funeral Home, Sinclairville. In lieu of flowers, memorials to Lutheran Retirement Home, 715 Falconer St., Jamestown, NY 14701, Zion Lutheran Church, 4447 Central Ave., Gasport, NY 14067, Sinclairville Free Library, PO Box 609, Sinclairville, NY 14782-0609, Salvation Army, 83 S. Main St., Jamestown, NY 14701
Arrangements by Jordan Funeral Home, Sinclairville.
Published on April 16, 2017
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