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Helen Sarah (Brower) Kane

September 8, 1923 ~ November 25, 2015 (age 92)

North Greenbush - Helen Sarah Brower Kane, 92, of Blooming Grove Drive died Wednesday, November 25, 2015, at Van Rensselaer Manor after a long illness.

Born in Troy, she was daughter of the late George Haxton Brower and Florence DeLong Brower and wife of the late Patrick Joseph Kane Jr. She had resided in Troy all her life and was a graduate of Lansingburgh High School. 

Mrs. Kane was a sales person at the former Up To Date Shop in Troy many years ago and a homemaker for many years.  

She was a member of the Ladies Auxiliary of the Troy Lodge of Elks and a former communicant of St. Mary's Church in Troy.  She enjoyed being a homemaker, a grandmother and doing crafts.    

Survivors include her children, Susan (Martin) Gibbons, Averill Park, Patrick Joseph Kane III, Troy and Kathleen Ann (Robert) Schmidt, Brunswick; a daughter-in-law, Karen Kane, North Greenbush; a brother, James (Patricia) Brower, Latham; her grandchildren, Kelly Wood, Patricia Sawyer,  Martin Gibbons, Jr., Kristin O'Brien, Sarah Colwill, Timothy Kane, Jr., Jamie Eames and Julie Schmidt and 10 great grandchildren.  She was predeceased by a son, Timothy R. Kane and a daughter-in-law, Kimberley Kane.

Relatives and friends may call at the Bryce Funeral Home Inc. 276 Pawling Avenue Troy on Sunday from 3-6PM. 

Funeral service will be held Monday at 11AM at the  funeral home with Rev. Thomas Holmes, officiating.

Interment will be in  St. Mary's Cemetery Troy.

The family wishes to thank the Van Rensselaer Manor Staff of UNIT A3 for all their loving care.

In lieu of flowers contributions may be made in memory of Helen Kane to the Alzheimer's Association of NENY 4 Pine West Plaza, Suite 405 Albany, NY 12205. 

Charitable donations may be made to:

Alzheimer's Association of NENY
Pine West Plaza, Bldg 4, Suite 405, Albany NY 12205

 Service Information

November 29, 2015

3:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Bryce Funeral Home, Inc.
276 Pawling Avenue
Troy, NY 12180

Funeral Service
November 30, 2015

11:00 AM
Bryce Funeral Home, Inc.
276 Pawling Avenue
Troy, NY 12180

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