July 29, 2016
Jane was born June 22, 1930, in Alexandria Bay, to Leon and Kathleen Parker Taylor. She graduated from Alexandria Bay High School. She married Clark VanBrocklin in Chickopee, MA, on September 2nd, 1954. He passed away on June 10th, 2001.
Jane worked as a Medical Records Clerk at E.J. Noble/River Hospital for 16 years, retiring in 2005. She was active in St. Cyril’s Alter & Rosary Society.
Jane is survived by her sons, James R. VanBrocklin and Marcus L. VanBrocklin, both of Redwood, NY; daughters Mrs. Jay (Phyllis) Gascon, Redwood, NY, and Mrs. Michael (Peggy) Obst, Alamo, TX; seven grandchildren, 10 great-grandchildren, and three great-great-grandchildren; two brothers, William Taylor, Redwood, and Thomas Taylor, Alexandria Bay. She is predeceased by a granddaughter, Sarah Burgoon, and two sisters, Mrs. Gordon (Marion) Aznoe and Mary Ellen Weston.
Calling hours will be held at Costello Funeral Home, Alexandria Bay, on Monday, August 1st from 7-9 pm. A funeral mass will be on Tuesday at 11:00 am at St. Cyril’s Catholic Church. Burial will follow at Barnes Settlement Cemetery. A reception will be held afterward at the American Legion, Rock Street, Alexandria Bay.
Contributions may be made in Jane’s name to River Hospital Foundation, PO Box 567, Alexandria Bay, NY, 13607.