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MaryJane C. Fenske

February 4, 1938 - October 6, 2021

Loving mother, grandmother, sister & friend


Service Date: October 13, 2021

In Lieu of Flowers: See Obit

Obituaries » MaryJane C. Fenske

MaryJane “Jane” C. (nee-Wissert) Fenske passed away on Wednesday, October 6, 2021 at St. Clare’s Hospital in Dover. She was 83.

She was born in Queens, NY and grew up in Long Island, she lived in Livingston before moving to Parsippany 63 years ago.

She dedicated her life to children as a day-care provider for many years before retiring.

Jane was a past president and lifetime member of the ladies Auxiliary for Lake Parsippany Volunteer Fire Company Dist. 3 and a dedicated member of the Prayer Group at St. Christopher R.C. Church.

She is predeceased by her husband, James Joseph John, & her daughter, Christine Geralyn Butler.

Survivors include her sons: John Robert, James Patrick, Joseph Gerard & his wife, Angela, her daughter, Mary Margaret & her sister Patricia Mellert.

Jane is also survived by her cherished 6 grandchildren: Renae & her husband, James West; Harley Anne, Kasey Jane Marie, Michael James, Autumn & Lyla.

Relatives and Friends are invited to attend her Funeral on Wednesday, October 13, 2021 at 8:30a.m. from the Par-Troy Funeral Home. 95 Parsippany Road, Parsippany. (973)887-3235 or visit With the Liturgy of Christian Burial to be offered at 9:30a.m. at St. Christopher R.C. Church, 1050 Littleton Road, Parsippany. Interment: Gate of Heaven Cemetery, East Hanover. Visiting hours are on Tuesday from 4:00-7:00pm. at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers please make donations in her memory to the Lake Parsippany Volunteer Fire Company Dist. 3. 255 Halsey Rd Parsippany, NJ 07054