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Jeanne Monte Saunders


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Jeanne Monte Saunders

Spray Beach and Upper Montclair

Jeanne Monte Saunders, of Spray Beach and Upper Montclair, NJ, passed away peacefully on Sunday, April 9, 2017.

Jeanne, or Dinny as she was known to many, was born in Glen Ridge, NJ to Charles and Florence Monte. She graduated from Virginia Intermont College in Bristol, VA. as well as Montclair High School.

She is survived by her husband of 62 years, Richard and their three daughters, Sara Kuester and her husband Mark of PA, Nancy Pursley of NJ and Maryanne Saunders of NYC. She is also survived by her two grandsons, Matthew and Eric Kuester of PA.

Jeanne started her career as a legal secretary. She later worked as a preschool teacher and student housing coordinator at Montclair State University while raising her three daughters.

She was an active member of the Montclair Junior League and she was an avid gardener and antiques collector.

A memorial service will be announced at a later date. In lieu of flowers, the family request donations in Jeanne's name to the LBI Historical Society, PO Box 1222, Beach Haven, NJ.

For online condolences, please visit www.shinnfu neralhome.com
Published in Asbury Park Press on Apr. 12, 2017
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