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Jean D. Saff, 90, of Bethlehem, formerly of Jamestown, N.Y. and Kane, died on Saturday, June 7, 2014.
The wife of Kenneth H. Saff Sr., they were married 63 years on Oct. 7.
Jean was born in Chicago, Ill., daughter of the late Fred and Clara (Schultz) Springer.
Jean graduated from Liberty High School in 1941 and played in the LHS Band. She graduated from St. Lukeâ€™s School of Nursing in 1949.
She was a member of Holy Trinity Lutheran Church in Bethlehem, serving on the Altar Guild and a member of WELCA. Jean was also a member of the Bethlehem Garden Club, a Social Pinochle Club and was an avid knitter.
In addition to her husband, she is survived by her daughters, Karen Yellin, wife of Stanley of Bethlehem, and Rebecca J. Sweeney, wife of Robert of Ewa Beach, Hawaii; a son, Kenneth H. Saff Jr., husband of Benita of Aston; and nine grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.
Calling hours for Jean D. Saff will be on Tuesday, June 10 from 6-8 p.m. in the John F. Herron Funeral Home, 458 Center At Market St. in Bethlehem.
Memorial contributions may be made to St. Lukeâ€™s School of Nursing, Scholarship Fund in memory of Jean Saff-Class of 1949, 915 Ostrum St., Bethlehem, Pa. 18015; The Center for Animal Health and Welfare, 1165 Island Park Rd., Easton, Pa. 18042; Holy Trinity Lutheran Church , 518 3rd Ave., Bethlehem, Pa. 18018.