Stella  Svane

Stella Svane

10-03-1923 - 10-07-2019
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Stella Svane, 96, of Rutherford, passed away Monday,October 7, 2019. She was born in New York City to Jens Peter Nielsen and Anna (nee Keurner) Nielsen along with her twin brother Waldo Nielsen. Stella had attended College and received an Associates Degree. She had a 23 year career in Management Services for Port Authority where she was the first female Toll Collector in NY and NJ, before retiring in 1981.
Stella was predeceased by her husband Ole Svane (of 72 years) in May of 2014. They were married in May of 1918. She is also predeceased by her brother Waldo in 1989. Stella will be sadly missed by her children, Anna Lisa Oliver, Paul Svane, Hans Christian Svane, Kenneth Svane, grandchildren; David, Michael, Rebekah, great-grandchildren; Amber, Allexa, Andrew, Andrea, Abigail,Michael, Robert, Faith, great-great grandchildren Sakylar and Stella.

Family and friends are invited to attend a Memorial Service 10am on Saturday, December 7th, in St. John's Lutheran Church, 145 Mortimer Church, Rutherford.
Interment at a later date.
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    Saturday, December 7th, 2019 | 10:00am
    Saturday, December 7th, 2019 10:00am
    St. John's Lutheran Church
    145 Mortimer Ave
    RUTHERFORD, NJ 07070-1614
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    Interment at a later date.

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Gerarda Eustache

Posted at 10:17am
Stella was along time member and loved taking our exercise classes along with writing poetry will her creative writing group. She will be truly missed by all of her creative writing group members and our staff here at 55 Kip Center.
-55 Kip Center Members and Staff

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