Obituary of Jennifer King
Jennifer L. King
Jennifer L. King, 53, of Rome, passed away on June 22, 2022, at Albany Medical Center after a brief illness. She was born on February 11, 1969, in Rome, N.Y. A daughter of the late Leo Converse and Ruth King. Jennifer was a graduate of Rome Free Academy, Class of 1987 and she was a long term employee of Mazzaferro's Meat & Deli of Rome. Jennifer was a member of the American Legion Ladies Auxiliary of Rome.
She is survived by her children, Jacob Kohn of Rome, Brianna King of South Burlington, Vermont and Emily McLellan of Georgia; two sisters and brothers-in-law, Bonnie and Nick Mattia, Colleen and Vince Stella; four brothers, Gary, Bruce, Steve Converse and Pete Evans; one grandchild, Leo McLellan. Special friends, Shane Johnson, Michelle and Robert Blu; along with several nieces, nephews and many life-long friends. Jennifer was predeceased by a sister, Karen Converse; brother, Leo Converse Jr. and nephew, Jamie Caffrey.
Jennifer’s family would like to thank the Albany Medical Center’s Surgical I.C.U. Team for the wonderful care that they provided to their mother.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to the Humane Society of Rome, 6247 Lamphear Rd, Rome, NY 13440.
A memorial service will be held on Friday, July 1, 2022, at 6P.M. at Strong-Burns & Sprock Funeral Home 7751 Merrick Road, Rome. Family and friends are invited to attend calling hours from 5 P.M. to 6 P.M. prior to the service.