Mary Jane Gederberg
Mary Jane Gederberg (nee Kenyon), former resident of Sea Cliff and Locust Valley, passed away on May 23, 2009 in Estero, FL, after a long illness. Her love for children and her many creative talents inspired her to pursue a degree in early childhood education which she earned at Kent State in 1965. She taught third grade at the Vernon School in the East Norwich-Oyster Bay School District and other pre-K and early ed classes on Long Island.
Mary Jane is survived by her beloved husband Neil T.; son Michael; grandson Thomas; sister Joan; niece Deborah; and her sister Cynthia (Sebastian). A memorial Mass will be held on June 12 at 6 p.m. at Our Lady of Light Catholic Community Church in Ft. Myers, FL. Mary Jane will be missed by all who knew her.