Jane Gregg Anderson
AGE: 68 • Wilmington
Jane Gregg Anderson of Wilmington passed away in her home February 17, 2014. She was 68 years old. She was born in Wilmington to the late Roland D. and Beulah Gregg Anderson. She graduated from P.S. DuPont High School, class of '63, and the University of Delaware, class of '67, and later went on to receive her M.Ed. as a reading specialist.
Jane worked as a teacher for many years in the Brandywine and Colonial School districts. In 1986 she returned to school to earn a Master's in Social Services at Bryn Mawr College, and subsequently worked as a therapist in private practice until retiring in 2013.
Jane was an avid reader, a gifted pianist, and a lover of all kinds of music, and she was happiest when surrounded by her family.
Jane is survived by her son Rob Brand of Kennett Square, PA and his wife Jenni; her daughter Rebecca J. Brand of Media, PA and her partner Ben Ahlquist; her sister Grace E. Anderson of Aix-en-Provence, France and her husband Francis Staedel; her brother R. Dean Anderson of Wilmington and his wife Jude; her niece Ellie Bailer of Wilmington and her husband Scott; her nephews Dean Anderson and Tim Anderson of Claymont, DE; her grandson and step-grandson and many beloved cousins, nieces, and nephews.
Funeral services will be held at Chandler Funeral Home, 2506 Concord Pike, Wilmington, DE 19803 on Friday, February 21, 2014 at 1:00 PM. Interment will be private.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that you make gifts to Wilmington Friends School, 101 School Rd., Wilmington, DE.
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