PENFIELD, N.Y. — Jessie Kines, 106, became an angel as she peacefully passed away and went home to be with the Lord on Monday, Nov. 23, 2020, in Penfield, New York.
Jessie was born Oct. 12, 1914, in Jenningstown, W. Va. She was one of 10 children of George and Anna Sisco. As a child, her family moved to Niles and established the Sisco Farm.
She was employed at Niles Steel Products before moving to General Electric in Niles, where she worked as a bulb inspector.
She became an active member of the Trinity Lutheran Church of Niles in 1938 and remained a lifelong member. Jessie spent her life as a devoted wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother.
On Nov. 19, 1938, in New Cumberland, W. Va., she married her husband of 44 years, Charles H. Kines, who died Sept. 9, 1983.
They resided in Niles and were the proud parents of five children, Nancy (Thomas) Hammond of Penfield, New York, with whom she made her home after leaving Niles; Charles G. Kines, who died on Aug. 30, 2010; Carol Corrado of Niles; James (Carol) Kines of Lenoir, N.C.; and Judith (James) Tavarozzi of Brighton, Mich. Her family also includes seven grandchildren, Tammy Corrado, Dennis (Stacey) Corrado, Scott (Brenda) Hammond, Brian Hammond, Jonathan (Chrissy) Hammond, Michael Kines, Stephen Kines; 10 great-grandchildren; three step-grandchildren; 12 step-great grandchildren; and one step-great great granddaughter.
A private memorial service will be held.
Burial will be in Niles City Cemetery.
Arrangements are by Holeton-Yuhasz Funeral Home, Niles.
Visit holetonyuhasz.com to view this tribute and share condolences with the family.