Jessie C. Urbaniak, a Jenss Department Store retiree, died Monday in Schoellkopf Health Care after a long illness. She was 84.
Born Jessie Fiolkowski in Niagara Falls, she attended Holy Trinity Parochial School and South Junior High School before graduating from Niagara Falls High School.
She worked as a sales clerk at Jenss for 15 years, retiring in 1991.
Mrs. Urbaniak, a devoted Catholic, was a life member of Holy Trinity Church. She also was considered an excellent cook and enjoyed cooking for her family. She was a member of Woodmen of the World.
Her husband, Valentine T. "Roy," died in 1992.
Survivors include a daughter, Theresa Hriczak, and a son, Tom C., both of Niagara Falls; three grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be offered at 9:30 a.m. Friday in Holy Trinity Church, 1419 Falls St., after prayers at 9:15 in Labuda Funeral Home, 356 Portage Road. Burial will be in Holy Trinity Cemetery, Lewiston.