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Obituary for Jane Rutkauski (Conway)

Jane (Conway) Rutkauski, 97, of Hartford, beloved wife of the late John J. Rutkauski, entered into Eternal Rest on Saturday, April 6, 2019 in Manchester surrounded by family. Jane was born in Hartford on August 24, 1921, the daughter of Patrick and Julia (Keenan) Conway and was a lifelong resident. Prior to her retirement, she was employed at the Institute of Living in Hartford for several years. Jane was a member of the Legion of Mary as well as the Parkville Community and Senior Center. She enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren at Rocky Neck Beach collecting sea glass. Jane is survived by her son, David and his wife, Kathleen of Windsor Locks; grandchildren Scott and his wife Shelley, Carrie and her husband Tony, James and his wife Marcilene, Jennifer and her husband Karl, Sean and his fiancé Amy, Matthew and 17 great-grandchildren. Beside her husband, she was predeceased by her son John Charles, grandson Michael, and granddaughter Kimberly. Relatives and friends are welcome to join the family on Saturday, April 13, from 8:30 to 9:30 at Sheehan-Hilborn-Breen Funeral Home, 1084 New Britain Ave. A funeral procession will gather at 9:30 for a Mass of Christian Burial to be celebrated at 10:00 at St. Lawrence O'Toole Church, 494 New Britain Ave., Hartford Burial will follow in Mt. St. Benedict Cemetery, Bloomfield. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Alzheimer’s Association Connecticut Chapter, 200 Executive Boulevard South #4b, Southington, CT 06489. Online condolences may be made at