Jeanadelle B. Kane, 86, a lifelong Tivoli, Rhinebeck, and Red Hook resident, passed away on Friday, July 21, 2017 surrounded by her family.
Born on October 13, 1930, in Tivoli, NY, she was the daughter of the late Claude J. and Katherine (Moore) Pillon. She was a cheerleader at Tivoli High School. Jean married the love of her life, Richard J. Kane, on April 22, 1950 at St. Sylvia's Church in Tivoli. He predeceased her on January 5, 1990.
For many years and until her retirement in 1991, Jean was employed as a cook at NYS Division For Youth, Eddie Parker Center, Red Hook.
Jean loved going out to diners and restaurants and was an avid bingo player. For many years she was an active member of Red Hook Post #7765 Veterans of Foreign Wars Ladies Auxiliary, the Red Hook Fire Company Ladies Auxiliary, and the Red Hook Senior Citizens, and a former member of St. Sylvia's Church in Tivoli.
She is survived by her grandsons; Richard W. (Liza) Kane, Jr. of New Paltz, NY, and Jason Kane; granddaughter Arin (Pat) Barbaro; her sister, Violet "Yvonne" (George) Dembosky of Germantown; her loving great grandchildren, Alyssa J. Kane, and Alexandria Kane, Rhys J. Kane, Christopher Berlt, Danielle Barbaro, and Aiden Barbaro; along with several nieces, nephews, extended family and friends.
In addition to her husband, she was predeceased by her son, Richard W. Kane, Sr.; her sisters, Brenda Lindhe, Lillian "Toots" Myers, Mary Keyes; and her brothers, Claude "Pooch" Pillon, Edmond Pillon, and Frank J. Pillon
Friends may call at the Burnett & White Funeral Homes on Tuesday, July 25th, 2017 from 4 -7 PM.
Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11:00 AM on Wednesday, July 26th, 2017 at St. Christopher's Church, Red Hook, NY. Burial will be at Red Church Cemetery, Tivoli.
Arrangements are under the direction of Burnett & White Funeral Homes 7461 S. Broadway, Red Hook, NY.
For directions, or to sign the online guest book, please visit www.Burnett-White.com.