1360 Hamilton St
Somerset, NJ 08873
Phone: 732-545-0700
Jane Wicke

Jane M. Wicke

Wednesday, January 8th, 1930 - Monday, June 29th, 2020
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Jane M. Wicke

Jane M. Wicke, 90, died Monday, June 29, 2020 at Parker in Somerset, NJ.

Mrs. Wicke was born January 08, 1930 in New Brunswick, New Jersey to the late James and Grace (Morris) Collins. She was a lifelong resident of Somerset, NJ.

Mrs. Wicke was preceded in death by her first spouse, Edward J. Sypeck in 1969 and her second spouse, George M. Wicke in 2013. She is also predeceased by her brothers, Donald Collins and Jack Collins.

She is survived by her beloved son, Edward Douglas Sypeck and his wife Karen Symes of Malden, MA and her sister, Barbara Pfeifer.

Jane was an administrative assistant for Judge John J. Rafferty of the New Jersey Court of Appeals in New Brunswick, where she worked for many years. She was also employed by Somerset County Juvenile Probation Department, until her retirement. She also served as the president of the Franklin Township Senior Center. Jane loved to travel making numerous road trips across the US, but most of all she was very proud of her son and daughter in laws accomplishments. Her son, Edward “Doug” Sypeck is a retired Software Engineer and Development Director at Lotus Development and IBM, and his wife Karen Symes is an Assistant Dean of Student Affairs and Associate Professor of Biochemistry at Boston University School of Medicine.

Visitation will be held at Gleason Funeral Home, 1360 Hamilton Street, Somerset, NJ on Thursday from 9:30 to 10:00 A.M.

Funeral services will be held Thursday, July 2, 2020 at 10:30 A.M. at St. Mary of Mount Virgin Church in New Brunswick. Burial will follow at St. Peter Cemetery in New Brunswick.

In lieu of flowers, please consider donations to the Navy-Marine Corps Relief Society at https://action.nmcrs.org/page/contribute/donate2015 or Contributions can be mailed to: Navy-Marine Corps Relief Society, Attn: Development, 875 N. Randolph St. Ste 225, Arlington, VA 22203.
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  • Visitation

    Thursday, July 2nd, 2020 | 9:30am - 10:00am
    Thursday, July 2nd, 2020 9:30am - 10:00am
    Gleason Funeral Home
    1360 Hamilton Street
    SOMERSET, NJ 08873
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  • Service

    Thursday, July 2nd, 2020 | 10:30am
    Thursday, July 2nd, 2020 10:30am
    St. Mary of Mount Virgin Church
    198 Sandford Avenue
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  • Interment

    St. Peter Cemetery
    Route 27 North
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Posted at 08:38pm
I will miss you Aunt Jane. Thank you for being my godmother. I still have the set of glasses you gave me so many years ago.
I will continue to think of you each holiday when I use them. I'm praying for healing and comfort for Doug and Karen. - Pam

Kathleen Pfeifer Spurling

Posted at 04:25pm
So saddened my this loss. Aunt Jane meant so much to me and spent so much time with me when I was young. I hope now she is in peace Love the Spurling Family

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