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Jeane Weinstein

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Jeane K. Weinstein

1925 - 2016 Jeane Kolburne Weinstein, 90, longtime Executive Director of the former Kolburne School in New Marlborough died on Wednesday, March 30, 2016 at Geer Nursing Center in Canaan, CT. Born July 6, 1925 in Mount Kisco, New York she was the daughter of Luma Lewis Kolburne and Stella Robbins Kolburne. Jeane graduated from Teacher's College with a BS and later from Columbia University with a Master's in Special Education. In 1947 Jeane began working with her family at their Kolburne School Campus in Norwalk, CT. In 1968 with the relocation of Kolburne School the Weinstein family made their home in New Marlborough. Jeane was active with the Great Barrington Rotary Club, the New Marlborough Village Association, the Massachusetts Association of Approved Private Schools (MAAPS) as well as the Women's Auxiliary of the James A. Modolo VFW Post #8348 in Great Barrington. She is survived by her sons Randy F. Weinstein and Jonathan K. Weinstein, her daughter Robin E. Mallory, and her daughter in law Mary Ann Weinstein, five grandchildren Rebecca, Tyler, Olivia, Eva, and George. She was predeceased by her husband of 61 years, Sydney L. Weinstein in 2011. The couple was married in 1949 in Norwalk, CT. She was also predeceased by her son Peter I. Weinstein in 1999. FUNERAL NOTICE: A service celebrating the life of the late Jeane K. Weinstein will be held on FRIDAY, April 8th at 10:00 a.m. at FINNERTY & STEVENS FUNERAL HOME in Great Barrington, conducted by Rev. Charles VanAusdall and Rabbi Jodie Gordon. Burial will follow at Branch Road Cemetery in New Marlborough. The family will receive friends on WEDNESDAY, April 6th 4:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. at the funeral home in Great Barrington. Those who wish may make memorial contributions to Great Barrington Rotary Scholarship Fund through FINNERTY & STEVENS FUNERAL HOME, 426 Main St., Great Barrington, MA 01230. To send remembrances to her family or sign the guestbook go to www.finnertyandstevens.com
Published in The Berkshire Eagle on Apr. 5, 2016
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