Jane A. Willcox passed into eternal life on February 5, 2018, at the age of 94.
Born November 9, 1923, to James and A. Margaret Littlefield in Riverside, RI, she was the loving wife of Kenneth Willcox Sr. for 47 years , until his passing in 1996.
Jane was a woman of great faith, and was a member of the First Reformed Church of Scotia for over 50 years, after moving from the New England area. A true homemaker, Jane also enjoyed playing bridge and other card games with her dear friends.
She left her legacy of love to her three children, Ann (William) Skipper, Kenneth (Elaine) Willcox Jr, and Nancy (Bob) Konczeski as well as her grandchildren: Andrew Skipper, Kimberly Pappas, Kenneth Willcox III, Jane Konczeski, John Konczeski, and Sandra Vilardi. Jane adored her seven great-grandchildren, Maggie and Hailey Skipper, Delainey and Makenzie Pappas, Kenneth IV and Emma Jane Willcox, and Isabella Jane Vilardi. She is also survived by several nieces and nephews.In addition to her parents and husband, she was predeceased by a sister, Mildred Pinch, and grandchildren, Daniel Konczeski and Susan Margaret Konczeski. Family was of utmost importance to Jane. She filled her home with love and will be dearly missed by all who were blessed to have known her.
A service in celebration of Jane's life will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, February 10, at the First Reformed Church of Scotia, 224 N. Ballston Ave, Scotia, NY, with interment following at Park Cemetery, Scotia.
Visitation will be at Bekkering-Ellis Funeral Home, 1 Mohawk Ave., Scotia, NY on Friday, February 9, from 4 to 6 p.m. for those who wish to call.
The family wishes to express their heartfelt gratitude and special thanks to the Dutch Hollow staff at Glendale Home for their compassionate care of Jane.
For those who wish to honor Jane, in lieu of flowers kindly consider a memorial donation to the Activities Department at Glendale Home, 59 Hetcheltown Rd., Scotia, NY 12302.