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Elaine E. (Weinstein) Trimper

April 2, 1922 ~ February 21, 2017 (age 94)
Funeral Mass
Saturday, February 25, 2017
10 AM at St. Francis of Assisi Church


Elaine (nee Weinstein) Trimper, age 94, of Tonawanda, died Tuesday, February 21, 2017 at Hospice Buffalo. Born April 2, 1922 in Lancaster, New York, she was the daughter of the late Peter and Ida (nee Thompson) Weinstein and had been a resident of Tonawanda for the greater part of her life. Mrs. Trimper had been a registered nurse at Kenmore Mercy Hospital before retiring.

She was the wife of the late Stephen J. Trimper, who died September 9, 1987; mother of Mary (Gerard) Miknis of Williamsville, Gerard (Patricia) Trimper of Tonawanda and Jeffry (Linda) Trimper of York, South Carolina; sister of Rita M. Pure of Port St. Lucie, Florida and 12 brothers and sisters who predeceased her; and grandmother of Dr. Zachary (Amy) Miknis, Jonathan (NaNa) Miknis, Dr. Rebecca (Jason) Rebholz, Sarah Miknis, Christopher (Carol Ann) Trimper, Katherine (Brian) Dziewa, Amanda M. Trimper, and Leanna (Bou) Baker. Also surviving are 8 great-grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.

There is no visitation. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10 AM Saturday at St. Francis of Assisi Church, 150 Broad Street at Clinton Park, Tonawanda; the Rev. Michael Uebler officiating. Friends invited. Entombment will be cared for privately at Mt. Olivet Cemetery, Town of Tonawanda. If desired, memorials to St. Francis of Assisi Church, 73 Adam Street, Tonawanda, NY 14150, or Hospice Buffalo, 225 Como Park Blvd., Cheektowaga, NY 14227, are preferred by the family.

Charitable donations may be made to:

Hospice Buffalo
225 Como Park Blvd., Cheektowaga NY 14227

St. Francis of Assisi Church
73 Adam Street, Tonawanda NY 14150
Tel: 1-716-693-1150

 Service Information

Mass of Christian Burial
February 25, 2017

10:00 AM
St. Francis of Assisi Church
150 Broad Street
Tonawanda, NY 14150

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