Sue A. Briggs

Sue A. Briggs

March 23, 1945 - March 8, 2016

Sue A. Briggs, 70, of 206 Woodlawn Ave., Jamestown, died, Tuesday, March 8, 2016, at her home. She was born March 23, 1945, in Jamestown, the daughter of Eric and Lucille Taft Olofson. 

Sue was a 1963 graduate of Frewsburg Central School and Jamestown Business College in 1965. She had been employed at Cleveland Clinic as a  medical secretary from 1965-80. Upon returning to Jamestown, she worked as a secretary until retirement.

She had been a volunteer at the Chautauqua County Humane Society for seven years where she walked dogs, along with other activities.

Sue loved pets and all animals. She also enjoyed working at a local nursery for several years and tending her own gardens. She enjoyed camping and traveling with her husband.

Sue is survived by her husband, Grant E. Briggs; a brother, Terry (Becky)
Olofson; a sister, Betsy (Mike) Garfield; stepdaughters: Melissa Fawley and Elaine Monthony;  and several nieces and nephews, and great-nieces and nephews.

A memorial service will be held at 6 p.m. Tuesday in the Peterson Funeral Home, Frewsburg. The family will receive friends two hours prior to the service from 4-6 p.m., in the funeral home.

Memorials may be made to the Chautauqua County Humane Society, 2825 Strunk Road, Jamestown, NY 14701.