Barbara Jao

JAO Barbara (Mikelson), 64, of Weston, MA, died the morning of Thursday October 4, 2012 at home, surrounded by her family. She was the beloved wife of Dr. John Y.C. Jao of Weston, MA, and the loving mother of Jonathan S. Jao of New York, NY. She also leaves behind her brothers David A. Mikelson of Brighton, MA, and Martin Mikelson of Hyde Park, MA, and many dearly cherished cousins. She was a Supervisor at the Disability Determination Services of the Massachusetts Rehabilitation Commission, where she had worked since the early 1970s. Relatives and friends will gather for funeral services at Levine Chapel, 470 Harvard Street in BROOKLINE on Sunday, October 7, at 11:00 A.M. Burial to follow at Shepetovka Cemetery in West Roxbury, MA. The family will be sitting Shiva at her home on Sunday after burial, and the following Tuesday evening. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Mass General Cancer Center, Breast Cancer Unit. For directions and expressions of sympathy, please visit: Levine Chapels, Brookline 617-277-8300

Funeral Home

Levine Chapels
470 Harvard Street Brookline, MA 02446
(617) 277-8300

Published in Boston Herald from Oct. 5 to Oct. 6, 2012