Jeanette Helen (Zetlin) Gray, of Manahawkin, NJ passed away on March 30, 2018, at the age of 80. Born in Newark and a longtime resident of Bloomfield, NJ, she moved to Barnegat in 1974 and Manahawkin in 2003. Jean worked as a waitress and a home health aide in the area for many years before retiring to enjoy trips to Atlantic City and the beach.
Jean was the daughter of the late Robert and Ruth (Bippes) Zetlin. Surviving are her 5 children, Donald (Debra) Gray of West Deptford, NJ, Deborah (the late Dennis) Demyan of Manahawkin, NJ, Carol Gray of Manahawkin, NJ, Linda Gray of West Creek, NJ and Kathleen Gray of Waretown, NJ; 11 grandchildren; 13 great grandchildren; her sister Carol (Jim) Arvizu and a brother, Robert (Paula) Zetlin, Jr. and many nieces, nephews and friends. Jean is also survived by her longtime companion, George Pruden.
A Memorial Gathering will be held on Saturday April 7, 2018 from 10am until her Memorial Mass at 11am at St Theresa’s R.C. Church 450 Radio Rd Little Egg Harbor, NJ 08087. The family asks in lieu of flowers that you make a donation in Jean’s name to your favorite charity.