EAST BRUNSWICK - JANE K. (KEEFE) SIEROTKO passed away on Friday, November 2, 2018 at St. Peter's University Hospital, New Brunswick. She was 88 years of age.
Born in New Brunswick to James and Annabelle (Fleming) Keefe, she was a resident of East Brunswick since 1957 where she made a home for her loving family.
Following graduation from St. Peter's High School in 1948, she attended secretarial school.
She will always be remembered for her sweet disposition and her joy in talking to people. She had a wonderful group of friends, dating back to grade school, who often met for lunch.
Jane loved attending theater productions, shopping for the latest fashions, going out to eat, and spending time at the Jersey shore.
As a homemaker and mother of seven, Jane took pleasure in being with her family and traveling often.
She was a communicant of St. Bartholomew church in East Brunswick.
She was predeceased by her son, Richard Michael, in 1963, her husband of fifty years, Walter C. Sierotko, in 2004, and by her brother Gerald and sister, Ann Marie.
She is survived by her six adoring children: Diane Willis and her husband, Joseph, of Carlsbad, CA, James and his wife, Jean, of Milltown, Suzanne Sierotko of Manasquan, Walter Jr. and his wife, Lisa, of Pequannock, John and his wife Janine Shiota, of San Francisco, CA, and Nancy Maurer and her husband, Geoffrey, of South Brunswick.
In addition, she was blessed with eleven beautiful grandchildren and their spouses: Sean (Brianne), Matthew, Michael, James Jr. (Suzanne), Richard (Michele), Conrad, Everett, Joseph, Nicholas, Amanda, and Caroline; plus, her adorable nine great-grandchildren: Devon, Michelle, Jaxon, and Maya Willis; Zachary and Juliana Sierotko; Jacob, Olivia, and Gia Sierotko.
She is also survived by her devoted caregiver of the past three years, Tea Chavleshvili.
She will be forever remembered by her surviving brothers: Richard, James, and Robert; her sisters-in-law, Marian and Claire; as well as her many nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.
Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, November 6, 2018 at 8:45AM at The BRUNSWICK MEMORIAL HOME, 454 Cranbury Road, East Brunswick, followed by a 9:30AM Mass of Christian Burial at St. Bartholomew R.C Church, East Brunswick. Interment will follow at Holy Cross Burial Park, South Brunswick.
Friends may call on Monday, November 5, 2018 from 4:00 - 8:00 PM. For directions, please visit, the 'Services' page.
Memorial contributions can be made to the Alzheimer's Foundation (alzfdn.org).
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