Jeanne E. Gillis (nee Poleo) of Quakertown, PA passed away in the Pine Run Health Center, Doylestown, PA on Sunday, December 20, 2020. She was 77.
Born in Philadelphia, PA to the late Samuel and Mildred (Spina) Poleo, Jeanne resided in Bensalem, PA before moving to Quakertown in 2018.
She was formerly employed with Bell Telephone Company for about 10 years doing office work. Jeanne was a former member of St. Charles Borromeo Church of Bensalem and enjoyed reading, spending time with family, and trips to the casino and Atlantic City.
She was the beloved wife of the late William J. Gillis, Jr.; devoted mother of William J. Gillis, III and wife Dina, and Carisa Gillis; dear sister of Charles Poleo; loving grandmother of Christopher and Allison Gillis.
The family will receive their friends at Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Church, 235 E. State Street, Doylestown, PA 18901 on Tuesday, December 29, 2020 from 10:00-11:00 am, with a funeral mass to follow at 11:00 am.
Private cremation will follow.
In lieu of flowers, memorial gifts to The American Cancer Society, 1818 Market Street, Suite 2820, Philadelphia, PA 19103 or www.cancer.org would be appreciated.
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