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Jane Patricia Kilbert, 80, formerly of Myrtle Place, Sharon, passed away Sunday afternoon (Jan. 21, 2018) in Nugent's CCRC, Hermitage.
Mrs. Kilbert was born Dec. 20, 1937, in Sharon, a daughter of Gabriel and Katherine (Holliday) Mason. She attended St. Joseph's Parochial Grade School and graduated from Sharon High School.
Jane was the executive secretary at the former Kilbert Brothers Plumbing, Inc. from 1958 until it closed. She was also employed at the former Tastee Bakery, Sharon, and Angela's Pizza, Sharpsville.
Jane's husband, Joseph N. Kilbert, whom she married on July 13, 1957, passed away on Jan. 26, 2016.
She was a member at St. Joseph's Church, Sharon. Jane was also a member of the PTA at Wengler Avenue School, the former Jr. Women's Club, and Thorton Hall women's bowling league, all in Sharon.
Jane lived for her grandchildren and spending time with them. She collected dolls and loved playing cards, Scrabble, reading and her dog, Gizmo.
Surviving are: four daughters, Marcia Sommerkamp and her husband Mike, of Martinsburg, W.Va., Monica Brennan and her husband Ronald, of Brookfield, Marilyn Lait and her husband Bill, of Sharon, and Michelle Reynolds and her husband Andrew, of Hagerstown, Md.; a son, Michael J. Kilbert and his wife Teresa, of Jamestown; nine grandchildren, Gabriel Justin Noel, Patrick Brennan and his wife Kelli, Matthew Brennan and his wife Sarah, Marissa Miller and her husband Ryan, Stephanie and Connor Brennan, Samantha Lait, and Brienne and Donovan Kilbert; and two great-grandchildren, Niah Jane Brennan and Laddie Noel.
In addition to her husband, Jane was preceded in death by her parents.
The family suggest memorial contributions be made to Community Library of the Shenango Valley, 11 N. Sharpsville Ave., or a charity of the donor's choice.

Jane, 80, of Sharon.
Calling hours and services: None. Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.McGonigleFuneralHomeandCrematory.com.
Entombment: St. Rose Cemetery Mausoleum, Hermitage.
Arrangements by J. BRADLEY McGONIGLE FUNERAL HOME and CREMATORY, Inc., 1090 E. State St., Sharon.
Published on January 22, 2018
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