Jean M. Bodner, age 91 of Newton, N.J. passed away peacefully Friday November 29, 2019 at her home with her loving family at her side. Born in Wantage Twp., N.J., Jean grew up in Layton, N.J. and has been a resident of Newton most of her life.
Daughter of the late Melvin and Lula (nee VanAuken) Shafer. Jean was a graduate of the Newton High School class of 1946. A loving and devoted wife, mother and homemaker, Jean enjoyed volunteering her time for Planned Parenthood as well as the Newton Medical Center.
Mrs. Bodner was pre deceased by her loving husband Edward P. Bodner in 2012 and her daughter Lori Bodner in 2017. She is survived by her loving son Gary E. Bodner of Andover Twp.
Private arrangements and online condolences through Iliff-Ruggiero Funeral Home. Memorials in Jean's memory may be made to the Father John's Animal House #50 Father John's Lane Lafayette, N.J. 07848