Official Obituary of

Jeanne M. Colvin

February 15, 2024

Jeanne Colvin Obituary

Jeanne (Murray) Colvin of Scotch Plains died peacefully at home on February 15. 

Born  and raised in Plainfield, Jeanne was a speech pathologist for the Plainfield public schools, enjoying a career that lasted  50 years.  In her retirement , she was an active member of Immaculate Heart of Mary Church.  Jeanne and  her loving  husband  Vince (deceased 2008) enjoyed traveling to Italy every summer and hosting their family at their home in Avon-By-The Sea.  In recent years, she enjoyed the company of and  lively conversations with her grandchildren and always looked forward to the happy visits with her great grandchildren.    

Jeanne was predeceased by her husband and her brother Norbert P. Murray.  Survivors include her daughters, Lisa Stanley (Brian), Moira Porter (Paul) and her son Michael (Nancy).  She is also survived by her ten cherished grandchildren and ten beloved great grandchildren.  Jeanne is also survived by several nieces and nephews.   

Our family thanks Bayada Home Health Care and VNA Health and Hospice Association  for their support and devotion to Jeanne.  

In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation to St. Jude Children’s Hospital. 

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February 21, 2024

4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Higgins and Bonner Echo Lake Funeral Home
582 Springfield Ave.
Westfield, NJ 07090

Mass of Christian Burial
February 22, 2024

10:00 AM
Immaculate Heart of Mary RC Church
1571 S. Martine Ave
Scotch Plains, NJ 07076


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