Jeanne Whitcomb, 85, of Brookfield died on Monday, March 4 at Pope John Paul Health and Rehabilitation. She was born August 13, 1927 in Brooklyn, NY, daughter of the late Clarence and Josephine (Martin) Emmerson.
Jeanne will be sadly missed by her family especially her grandchildren.
Jeanne is survived by her children, Peter Whitcomb and his wife Maria of Port Washington, NY, Jeffrey Whitcomb and his wife Sally of VT, Judy Arena of GA and Joanne Stascavage and her husband Kevin of Brookfield; her 12 grandchildren, Peter, Melissa, Jeffrey, Tara, Christopher, Deborah, Dana, Kristin, Kevin, Christopher, Connor and Kayla as well as 18 great grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11 a.m. on Thursday, March 7 at St. Marguerite Bourgeoys Church, 138 Candlewood Lake Road, Brookfield. Burial will be at the convenience of the family.
The family will receive friends between 9 and 10:30 a.m. at Brookfield Funeral Home, 786 Federal Road, Brookfield.
Memorial donations may be made in her memory to the Alzheimer's Association, 2075 Silas Deane Highway, Suite 100, Rocky Hill, CT 06067.