Massena-Mrs. Jane Lucille Cook, 89 died April 15, 2016 at the Highland Nursing Home.
Jane was born Feb. 11, 1927 in Rush, NY, daughter of Raymond and Lucille Burgett Sanford and graduated from Honeyoe Falls High School in 1944.She worked for her uncle George in a laundry service in Medina, NY. Later worked for Dupont in the Buffalo area; then moved back to Rochester area and worked for Bausch and Lomb. She married Stillman on Jul. 27, 1967 and moved to Honeyoe; Stillman retired from Eastman Kodak in 1972 and they moved to Akwesasne where she was a bookkeeper for the St. Regis Mohawk Office of the Aging. Jane became a time and bookkeeper for Burns Security and Ogden Security. Upon the death of her husband, Stillman, on Feb. 26, 1994, she moved to Massena with her son Sandy.
Jane is survived by her son, Sanford; her sister Lois Costello of WI; three nieces and a nephew; stepsons, Lawrence and Thomas; sisters in law Leona and Elda Cook, both of Akwesasne. In addition to her parents and her husband, Jane was predeceased by two brothers, Eugene and Roy and many brothers in law and sisters in law.
Services at the Emmanuel Congregational United Church of Christ with Pastor Judy VanKennan officiating.
Arrangements with the Donaldson Funeral Home, Massena.
Stillman Thomas Cook
Sanford T Cook
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