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Jane M. McCormick, 76, of Newark, Illinois passed away Saturday, April 17, 2021 at Rush-Copley Medical Center in Aurora, IL. She was born April 7, 1945 in Chicago, IL the daughter of Joseph and Mildred (Kusyn) Planicka. She received her bachelor’s degree from University of Illinois and began teaching. She later joined Lucent Technology, earning a management position. She enjoyed bird watching, gardening, and was an avid reader.

She is survived by several special friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, one son, and her dog Zoe.

In accordance with Jane’s wishes there will be no memorial service, or visitation. Cremation rites were entrusted to Turner-Eighner Funeral Home. Memorials may be directed to your favorite animal charity, or a charity of one’s choice. For more information, or to sign the online guest book please go to www.EighnerFuneralHomes.com 

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You will forever have a special place in my heart. We shared some really good memories together years back. I so hope you are flying with your beloved bird Charlie and running with zoey. Never forgotten

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