Funeral held for New York hospital shooting victim

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BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Mourners in Buffalo, N.Y., are praying for a woman who was shot to death in a hospital basement this week by her surgeon ex-boyfriend.

Friends and relatives gathered Saturday at the St. Martin of Tours Church for the funeral of Jacqueline Wisniewski (wihz-NOO'-skee). The 33-year-old administrative assistant was killed Wednesday at Erie County Medical Center, where she worked.

Police said she was shot by ex-boyfriend Timothy Jorden, a trauma surgeon and former Army Special Forces weapons expert. The 49-year-old physician was found dead Friday in woods near his home. Police said he died of a self-inflicted gunshot wound.

Saturday's funeral was private and not open to the news media.

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