Those we love don't go away, they walk beside us every day. Unseen, unheard, but always near, still loved, still missed and very dear.
Jessie Jeannette Nickeson, 99, died September 24, 2017 at her home in Savannah Pines in Lincoln. Born on September 5, 1918 in Leshara, NE to Jesse Alfred Sutton and Marjorie Elizabeth Esty, a direct descendant of Mary Towne Esty of Salem, Massachusetts.
married Paul Nickeson in Lincoln and had a son, Bruce, and two daughters,
Barbara and Linda. Jessie and Paul loved to dance, attending several ballrooms
around Lincoln, then took up square dancing.
Jessie moved to southern California where she lived for many years. She was active with the San Diego Parasol
Strutters dance group known for their fringed dresses, feather boas, parasols
and lively dance steps; and the uniformed senior patrol checking on the
well-being of the elderly enabling them to continue living at home, Jessie has traded her walker for a red
fringed dress and a feather boa. Private burial at Lincoln Memorial Park. Memorials to Capitol Humane Society Pieloch
Adoption Center, 6500 S. 70th St., Lincoln, NE.
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