Jessica "Jess" L. Stone, 14, of Niagara Falls, NY, passed away on Sunday, March 17, 2013, at Hospice of Buffalo in Cheektowaga, NY. Born in Buffalo, NY, she was the daughter of Kristin A. (Johnston) Stone of Niagara Falls, NY and Scott M. Stone of Rochester, NY.
Jess was a lifelong resident of Niagara Falls, NY. She was currently a freshman student at Niagara Falls High School where she was a member of the Donate for Life Club. In her leisure time, she enjoyed gymnastics, four wheeling, art, music and shopping. Jessica's greatest pleasure was spending time with her family and friends, especially cooking with her Nana. Jess also loved the companionship of her cat, Lulu.
In addition to her parents, Jessica is survived by her maternal grandparents, Clyde and Antoinette Johnston of the Town of Niagara, NY; paternal grandparents, Barbara (late John) Stone of St. Petersburg, FL; her uncle, Michael Johnston; her aunts, Dawn (Kevin) Bowerman, Melissa Stone and Amber Stone; as well as several great-aunts, great-uncles and cousins.
Visitation will be on Wednesday from 12 Noon-4 PM and from 6-9 PM at the M.J. COLUCCI & SON NIAGARA FUNERAL CHAPEL, 2730 Military Road, Niagara Falls, NY. Family and friends are invited to attend a Mass of Christian Burial on Thursday, March 21st at 9:30 AM in Divine Mercy Church, 2437 Niagara Street, Niagara Falls, NY, with Rev. Jacek Mazur officiating. EVERYONE PLEASE ASSEMBLE AT CHURCH. Interment in Holy Trinity Cemetery, Lewiston, NY. In lieu of flowers, donations in Jessica's memory may be made to Hospice of Buffalo Foundation, 225 Como Park Boulevard, Buffalo, NY 14227; or to Roswell Park Alliance Foundation, PO Box 631, Buffalo, NY 14240.
Visit www.mjcoluccifuneralchapel.com for online guest register.