Jean Cortés

Jean Cortés

Monday May 5, 1930 - Sunday December 29, 2019
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Jean Cortés 89, of Swedesboro passed away Sunday, December 29, 2019. Jean was born in Brooklyn, NY to Anna and José Carballal. She grew up in Hopewell, NJ and raised her family in Collingswood NJ. Jean was employed with the Camden County Division of Health as a Bilingual Administrative Assistant. She had a wonderful personality and was a great story teller. Jean was very proud of her family and enjoyed spending time with them. She enjoyed crocheting and her iPad.

Jean is survived by her daughters, Maria del Carmen Cortés, Lisa A. Cortés and Shelly E. Cortés; grandchildren, Valerie Jasper and Adam Jasper; sisters, Marie McIntyre (John) and Emily Brokaw (Randy, dec’d); brother, Joseph Carballal (Rosalie); many nieces, nephews, special friends and Chico the cat.

Family and Friends are invited to visit from 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm on Monday, January 6th at Smith Funeral Home where a Memorial Service will be held at 6:00 pm. In lieu of flowers donations can be made in her memory to the Salem County Humane Society, North Game Creek Road, PO Box 214, Carney Point, NJ 08069.

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  • Visitation

    Monday January 6, 2020 | 4:00pm - 6:00pm
    Monday January 6, 2020 4:00pm - 6:00pm
    Smith Funeral Home
    47 Main Street
    Mantua, NJ 08051
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
  • Memorial Service

    Monday January 6, 2020 | 6:00pm
    Monday January 6, 2020 6:00pm
    Smith Funeral Home
    47 Main Street
    Mantua, NJ 08051
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
    Rev. Paul Melson


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The DeVans

Posted at 01:49pm
Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. May you have peace and comfort in your memories. We love you, Anna, Bill, Ashley and Emily.
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