E. Jeanne Giles

Giles, E. Jeanne VALLEY FALLS Elizabeth Jeanne Giles, 73, entered into eternal life on Tuesday, February 19, 2013 at St. Mary's Hospital in Troy. Born in New York City, raised in Oradell, N.J., she was the daughter of Thomas Broderick of Newfield, N.J. and the late Margaret Mary Salmon. She was the beloved wife of over 52 years to Jerry Giles who died on December 29, 2010. She was a graduate of Immaculate Conception High School in Lodi, N.J. Jeanne began her career on November 20, 1979 at the Leonard Hospital in Lansingburgh and continued employment at St. Mary's Hospital in Troy following the hospitals' merger for a total of 34 years until her passing. She was a communicant of the former Our Lady of Good Counsel Parish in Valley Falls and presently Transfiguration Parish (formerly Holy Trinity and St. John's Church) in Schaghticoke. In addition to being survived by her beloved father, Thomas, she is the devoted mother of Patrick D. (Valerie) Giles of Elverson, Pa., Margaret E. "Peggy" Giles of Gloversville, and Timothy F. (Shannon) Giles of Cohoes; sister of Margaret (Salvatore) Munafo of Newfield, N.J., Thomas Broderick of Dumont, N.J., Edward (Sherry) Broderick of Forest Hill, Md., Carole (Michael) Calogero of Lodi, N.J., and the late John Broderick, the late Mary Ellen Brehm, and the late Kathleen Bockhorn; cherished "Nana" to her quadruplets, Keegan, Briana, Spencer and Cooper, also survived by several nieces and nephews. Funeral will be held on Saturday at 9:15 a.m. from the White-Sanvidge Funeral Home, 58 Leversee Rd (RT-40 in Speigletown), Troy, NY 12182, thence to Transfiguration Parish (formerly Holy Trinity Church) 17 South Main Street in Schaghticoke where at 10:00 a.m. the Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated by Rev. George P. Fleming, Pastor. Relatives and friends are invited and may call at the funeral home on Friday from 2:00 to 7:00 p.m. Spring interment will be held in St. John's Cemetery, Schaghticoke. Those desiring, may make memorial contributions to the of New York, Albany NY Office, Pine West Plaza, Bldg. 2, Suite 204, Albany, New York 12205 or to a charity of ones own choice in memory of Jeanne Giles. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted by the family to the White-Sanvidge Funeral Home, 58 Leversee Rd. (RT-40 in Speigletown), Troy.

Published in Albany Times Union from Feb. 21 to Feb. 22, 2013