MAYVILLE - Laura K. Gens, 58, of Mayville, died Sunday (Sept. 22, 2013), in Westfield Memorial Hospital.
She was born April 1, 1955, in Westfield, the daughter of Frederick Haley and the late Susan Preston Haley Atkinson.
Laura was self-employed. She enjoyed reading, puzzles, animals, gardening, her daughter and her grandchildren.
She is survived by her father, Frederick Haley of Jamestown; her longtime male companion, John King of Mayville; a daughter, Jenifer A. Gens (Jesse Utley) of Mayville; two granddaughters: Novecia Utley and Katianna Utley, both of Mayville; three sisters: Sally J. Haley of Mayville, Becky McCall of Canton, Ohio, and Cyn-thia Briggs of Mayville; and one brother, Ken Haley of Erie, Pa.
She was preceded in death by her mother, Susan P. Atkinson.
A private service will be held at the convenience of the family.
Memorials may be made to the Chautauqua County Humane Society, 2825 Strunk Road, Jamestown, NY 14701; or Hospice Chautauqua County, 20 W. Fairmount Ave., Lakewood, NY 14750.
The Freay Funeral Home in Mayville, is in charge of arrangements.
You can leave a remembrance to the family by going to www.freayfuneralhome.com.