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Barbara "Jane" Zeman

December 05, 1932 - October 23, 2017

Barbara “Jane” Zeman, age 84, a resident of Willowbrook, IL and a former longtime resident of Chicago, IL, passed away October 23, 2017. She was born December 5, 1932 in Chicago. Jane is survived by her loving children, Therese (John Walsh) Zeman, Dorothy (Jeffrey DeVoy) Zeman DeVoy and Robert (Christine) Zeman; her cherished grandchildren, Zachary, Jacob, Martin, Kevin, Emily, Claire, David and Laura; as well as her many cousins and friends, including her cherished teacher friends. She was preceded in death by her parents, Joseph and Winifred Freeman. Jane was a graduate of Mercy High School, Chicago and earned her bachelors degree in Education from Chicago Teacher’s College and her masters degree in Mathematics from Northeastern College.  She was proud to have been a Chicago School teacher for 37 years, most of which were at Volta Elementary School.

Funeral Information

Visitation will be Thursday, October 26, 4:00 until 9:00 PM at the Friedrich-Jones Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 44 S. Mill St., Naperville. The Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Friday, October 27, 11:00 AM at St. Raphael Catholic Church, 1215 Modaff Rd., Naperville. Interment will follow at St. Mary’s Cemetery, Gilberts, IL. 

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The Chicago Lighthouse for People Who are Blind or Visually Impaired.
1850 W. Roosevelt Road
Chicago, IL 60608

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