Jessica M. Ames, of Woburn, formerly of Winchester, passed away unexpectedly on Sunday, March 7. She was 42 years of age.
Born and raised in Winchester, she was the daughter of Sandra (Snodgrass) Sheehan, and the late Richard W. Ames. Jessica was a graduate of Winchester High School, Class of 1997; and she attended the University of Massachusetts at Amherst. Jessica was a loving and devoted mother, whose life revolved around her family.
In addition to her mother, Jessica is survived by her two children, Tia and Alexander Elleisy; and six brothers and sisters, Heather Ames, Daniel Sheehan, Brendan Sheehan, Bridget Sheehan, Kathleen Sheehan, and Meaghan Sheehan. Jessica is also survived by Tia and Alexander’s father, Hesham Elleisy. She is further survived by her nieces and nephews, Jamey Kilpatrick, Esraa Amira, Zhiya Cuevas, Joseph Sheehan, Kiara Ames, Laylah LaCroix, Blayke LaCroix, and Brook-lynn LaCroix.
Visiting hours will be at the Graham Funeral Home, 3 Arlington Rd., Woburn on Tuesday, March 16 from 6:00-8:00 pm. A graveside service will be held at the Woodbrook Cemetery, 100 Salem St., Woburn on Wednesday, March 17 at 11:00 am. Per current Covid-19 restrictions, we kindly ask that that everyone in attendance wear a face covering, and observe social distancing guidelines during all services and at all venues.