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Janie McCraw

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Janie McCraw

AGE: 83 • Manchester

Janie McCraw 83, of Leisure Ridge, Manchester died Monday, November 28 at home surrounded by her family. She was employed for 30 years as a food service worker for the Newark Board of Education at the Quitman School, before retiring in 1997. She was a member of the Red Hat Society. Born in Sumter, SC, she lived for most of her life in East Orange, before moving to Manchester in 1995. She is predeceased by her husband, Wyatt McCraw, who died in 2003. Surviving is her son Wyatt L. McCraw of Newark, a daughter and son in law, Ava and Gregory Mathews of Bloomfield, a brother, Samuel Frierson of Columbia, a sister, Minnie Harris of Jersey City, a grandchild, Sharif H. Wilkinson and a great-grandchild, Sharif A. Wilkinson. Visitation is Thursday from 2-4 & 7-9 pm at the Oliverie Funeral Home, 2925 Ridgeway Road, Manchester. A funeral service will be offered on Friday at 9:15 am at the funeral home with interment to follow at the Brigadier Gen. William C. Doyle Veterans Memorial Cemetery, Arneytown. In lieu of flowers, please make all donations to Meridian At Home Hospice, 1345 Campus Parkway, Suite A-2, Neptune, NJ 07753. For directions, or to send online condolences, please visit our website at
Published in Asbury Park Press on Nov. 30, 2016
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