Jerena Burdge Rezvan
AGE: 65 • Waretown
Jerena Burdge Rezvan, 65, Waretown, passed away on Thursday, August 22 at Southern Ocean Medical Center after a long, courageous battle with cancer. Born in Point Pleasant, Jerena was raised in the Allenwood section of Wall Township and graduated from Wall High School in 1966. She earned a Bachelor of Arts from Upsala College and a Masters Degree from Seton Hall University, both located in New Jersey. After beginning her career working with special-needs patients at Jersey Shore Medical Center in Neptune, she spent much of her professional career as the Director of Special Services for the City of Asbury Park. She was also a part-time literary editor and volunteered for the American Red Cross for many years. In recent years, she enjoyed gardening, baking, craftwork and spending time with her family, especially her four grandchildren.
Ms. Rezvan is survived by a daughter Catharine (Kate) and son-in-law Paul Krier, both of Manahawkin, NJ, a son Tim and daughter-in-law Maryellen, both of Chatham, NJ, her life companion, Daniel J. Mahoney, her adored grandchildren Moira, Olivia, Hunter, and Declan and countless friends. She will be sadly missed by all who had the pleasure of knowing her.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests any donations be made to the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society in her memory. Condolences may be sent to www.shinnfuneralhome.com