HAMPTON - Jean McMickle, 54, of Hampton, died Monday, Jan. 20, 2014, at Newton Medical Center. Born in Montclair, she had lived in Hampton for many years.
Daughter of the late Edward N. and Aline R. (King) Dippel, Jean was a graduate of the Mt. Olive High School, class of 1978. She had worked many years as a bus driver for the First Student Transportation Co., Andover.
Jean was pre-deceased by a sister, Aline Dippel, and a brother, Robert Dippel. Survivors include her beloved husband, Jerry L. Sr.; her son, Jerry L. Jr.; as well as her brothers, Edward and his wife, Jill Rene, Steven, and Richard and his wife, Sharon, Dippel; and her sisters, Ginny and her husband, Kevin Maloney, and Lynn and her husband, David Rhinesmith.
Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Friday, Jan. 24, at Iliff-Ruggiero Funeral Home, 156 Main St., Newton. Private cremation services will follow. Visitation will be held at the funeral home from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 23.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Karen Ann Quinlan Center of hope Hospice, 99 Sparta Ave., Newton, NJ 07860.
Online condolences may be offered through www.iliff-ruggierofuneralhome.com