Eleanor C. Rasmussen, 81, of Tanglewood Manor, formerly of 47 Eagle St., Jamestown, died unexpectedly Friday, Sept. 13, 2013 in the emergency room at WCA Hospital.
She was born Aug. 5, 1932, in Providence, R.I. the daughter of the late Arthur and Elizabeth Chamberlin Poirier.
For many years, Eleanor was employed at the Resource Center as a supervisor of environmental ser-vices.
She was very active at Tanglewood, whether taking part in the many activities or through the many friendships she made, she loved being there. Eleanor was a very caring and loving mother, who will be sadly missed by all who knew her.
Surviving are three sons: John Rasmussen of Missou-la, Mont., Brett (Dawn) Rasmussen of East Randolph, N.Y., and Corey (Melissa) Rasmussen of Jamestown; four grandchildren: Erica, Stacy, Tanner, and Chase; three great-grandsons, James, Ricky, and Stephan; and she enjoyed spending time with her "other grandchildren." Morgan and Owen.
Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Roger I. Rasmussen, whom she married Oct. 3, 1948, and who died May 17, 1993; a son, Kevin Rasmussen; and a grandson, Christopher Rasmussen.
No funeral service or visitation will be observed.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Chautauqua County Humane Society, 2825 Strunk Road, Jamestown, NY 14701.
You may light a candle in remembrance of Eleanor at www.lindfuneralhome. com.