MADRID -- Jennifer L. Chambers, age 46, passed away unexpectedly at her home in Madrid on Saturday, August 8, 2020. Friends and relatives are invited to call the Phillips Memorial Home, Waddington on Friday, August 14, 2020 from 2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. For those who will be attending, face coverings and social distancing will be observed. A private funeral service will be held at the convenience of the family.
Jennifer was born on September 8, 1973 in Potsdam, the daughter of Gary and Susan (Fleury) Tiernan, she graduated from Madrid-Waddington High School and Canton ATC Nursing Program. She married Francis Boland in August 1993, he predeceased her in 2002. On October 2, 2004 she married Kenneth W. Chambers. Jennifer worked in Virginia, Alexandria Bay, Claxton Hepburn Hospital, for Dr. Shaw in Potsdam, and most recently for Canton Potsdam Hospital as a Registered Nurse/Case Manager.
She is survived by her loving husband Kenneth; her children, Francis and wife Shelby Boland, Natalie Boland and Colby Boland, Braxton, Peyton and Abigail Chambers; two grandchildren, Jaxson and Kase Boland; her parents, Gary and Susan Tiernan of Waddington; a brother, Christopher and wife Diane Tiernan; father and mother in-law, John and Mary Chambers of Waddington; two adopted sisters, Kimberly Haney of Chase Mills, and Pamela Lamphear of Madrid; brother in-law, Mike and Sandy Chambers of Waddington, a brother in-law, Mark Chambers also of Waddington; along with several aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews.
She was predeceased by her maternal grandfather Neil Fleury and paternal grandparents, Edward and Virginia Tiernan.
Jennifer was a past member of the Waddington Fire Department Auxiliary. She enjoyed camping and liked to craft.
Memorial contributions may be made to Madrid Rescue Squad; P.O. Box 129, Madrid, New York 13660 and Waddington Fire Department; P.O. Box 352, Waddington, New York 13694.
For those not able to attend the services please feel free to share online condolences and memories with the family by visiting www.PhillipsMemorial.com