PEARL RIVER, N.J. -- Jean MacRobbie 83, of Pearl River, died Oct. 31.
She was born Jan. 22, 1933, to Lionel and Eleanor Mercier.
She was raised in Ridgefield Park, where she graduated from Ridgefield Park High School. After settling in Pearl River, she raised five children.
In addition to raising her children, she worked for many years at Chesler Stationery in Pearl River. She was a member of the Good Shepherd Lutheran Church in Pearl River. She will forever be remembered for her quiet and kind personality and love of her family. She always enjoyed her summer weeks at the Jersey Shore.
She is survived by her children, James IV (Wendy), Scott (Grace), Donna Merritt, Randy (Angie) and Chris (Nancy); 15 grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; and sister, Ruth.
She was predeceased by her husband, James; and grandson, Michael.
Calling hours will be from 7-9 p.m. Thursday at Wyman-Fisher Funeral Home Inc., 100 Franklin Ave., Pearl River. Church services will be at 10:30 a.m. Friday at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, 112 N. Main St., Pearl River.
Friends may send memorial donations to Meals on Wheels.