Jessie Margaret Butler, 84, a former Buffalo resident, died Monday (Feb. 26, 2001) in Rancho Mirage Health Care Center, Rancho Mirage, Calif., after a long illness.
Born Jessie Munro in Buffalo, she graduated from Kenmore High School and was a homemaker for 50 years.
She later moved to Southern California and was a resident of Palm Desert when she died.
Her husband, Jay, died in 1983.
She is survived by a son, Jay Jr. of Cleveland; a daughter, Carol Benford of Palm Desert; a sister, Hazel Spaeth of Buffalo; and a grandchild.
A graveside service will be held at 2 p.m. Friday in Coachella Valley Cemetery, Coachella, Calif.