Mary Jane Birklin
unknown - October 4, 2011
Mary Jane Birklin, 88, longtime resident of Liverpool, died Tuesday Oct. 4, 2011, at St. Joseph’s Hospital. Mary Jane was a native of Syracuse and resided on Juneway Drive North since 1964. She was the daughter of the late Arthur and Emily (Osborne) Glielmi. Mary Jane attended Vocational High School. She enjoyed tending her garden, taking care of her home and loved to make crocheted items for her family.
Mary Jane was predeceased by her husband, Thomas J. Birklin, in 1983 and by a sister, Pearl Glielmi.
She is survived by her two children: Sharon (Charles) LaMore of Mexico, and David (Patty) Birklin of Brewerton; her five grandchildren: Amee Harvey, Corinne Harber, and Timothy, Daniel, and Michael Birklin; and three great grandchildren: Cameron, Sophia, and Lydia.
Calling hours: 4 to 7 p.m. Friday Oct. 7 at Krueger Funeral Home, 2619 Brewerton Road, Mattydale. Services: 10 a.m. Saturday Oct. 8 at the funeral home followed by burial in Assumption Cemetery, Syracuse. Contributions in Mary Jane’s memory may be made to the Humane Association, 4915-1/2 W. Taft Road, Liverpool, NY 13088. For more information, photos or to sign the guest book, please visit kruegerfh.com.