Jane E. Dougherty

Florence Twp.: Jane E. Dougherty, age 94 of Florence, died Thursday, January 4th at Virtua Health & Rehabilitation Center, Lumberton Township. Jane was born in Florence and was the daughter of the late James F. and Margaret S. Ryan Dougherty. She was a lifelong Florence resident. She was a retired Administrative Assistant to the Director of Employee Relations, Office of the Governor for the State of New Jersey in Trenton with 21 years of dedicated service and was formerly employed by Jersey Maid in Bordentown, RD Wood in Florence, the Department of Defense in Washington, DC and Baldwin Hill in Trenton. Jane loved to read, engage in conversation, spend quality time with her family and was very proud of her Irish heritage. Ms. Dougherty was a member of Sts. Francis & Clare Parish, St. Clare's Church and the Altar Rosary Society serving as past treasurer. In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by her siblings James E. Dougherty, Margaret M. Dougherty and Marion A. Dimon and her brother-in-law Dr. Edward J. Dimon. She is survived by her sister Catherine F. Dougherty, sister-in-law, Muriel M. Dougherty, nieces & nephews Edward J. & Jane Dimon, Margaret Mary (Mimi) Dimon, Patricia & Bruce Benedetti, Kevin & Ellen Dougherty, Lynn & Brian Ford, James & Elizabeth Dougherty and Dennis Dougherty; great nieces & nephews Cain & Kari Dimon, Chris & Dana Dimon, Meg & Guy Douglas, Catherine & Greg Sieghardt, Pat & Emily Dimon, Theresa & Brian Van De Veere, Cate Benedetti, Tricia Benedetti, Anne & Mike Hagner, Kevin Dougherty, Caitlin Dougherty, Jim Dougherty, Erin Ford, Meghan Ford, Brian Ford, Mike Ford, Sarah Dougherty & Aaron Long, and Kiley Dougherty; great-great nieces & nephews Jack Dimon, Eva Dimon, Grace Dimon, Lily Dimon, Owen Dimon, Finlay Douglas, Mary Douglas, Rose Douglas, Maggie Sieghardt, Gweneth Van De Veere, Graham Van De Veere, Michael Hagner and Thomas Hagner. Mass of Christian Burial will be Tuesday 11:30 AM at Sts. Francis & Clare Parish, Holy Assumption Church, 1290 Hornberger Ave., Roebling, NJ with Rev. Daison J. Areepparampil officiating. Friends may call Tuesday from 9:00 AM until church departure at Koschek and Porter Funeral Directors, 1115 Hornberger Avenue, Roebling, NJ. Interment will be in Calvary Cemetery, Florence. The family requests memorial donations be made to the Catholic League, 450 Seventh Ave., 34th Floor, New York, New York 10123 or the St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Pl, Memphis, TN 38105. Condolences may be sent to www.koschekandporterfuneralhome.com