Obituary, Jane Hey (Erhard) Bly

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Jane Hey (Erhard) Bly, 78, of Millbrook, passed on Wednesday, January 5, 2022. Born on November 30, 1943 in Poughkeepsie, NY, she was the daughter of the late Howard N. and Ethelle Stevens Hey. Jane attended Roosevelt High School, Class of 1961 and completed her education at Dutchess Community College in 1963. In 1966, Jane married Fredrick W. Erhard, Jr. who predeceased her in 1975. In 1993, Jane married Harry J. Bly, who predeceased her in 2008. From 1964 to 1974, Jane worked as a Medical Secretary for various doctors including Dr. Russo and Dr. Gregory Chiaramonte. From 1977 to 1990, Jane was the secretary of the Millbrook Business Association. She was also a contributor to the Zoning Board of Appeals in Millbrook from 1985 to 1990. Jane spent time working as the secretary of the George T. Whalen Real Estate Department.  Jane concluded her working years at Harry J. Bly Land Surveyor in 2008. In her spare time, Jane enjoyed being a member of the Poughkeepsie Junior League, The Millbrook Golf & Tennis Club, and the Candlewood Yacht Club in CT. Jane was also a devout member of St. Joseph Church in Millbrook. Jane Bly leaves behind her daughter, Kimberly Farrell and her husband Shawn of Clinton Corners; her sister, Judith H. Whalen and husband Richard (Dick) of Millbrook; her grandchildren, Cora Page, Cameron (Ken) Page, and Vivian (Flowie) Page; her nieces, Lynda Whalen and husband John Shanks, and Donna Whalen of Millbrook; Grandniece Lauren Aisen and husband Aaron and Grandnephew David Beers. Visitation will be Tuesday, January 11 from 4-7pm at  3270 Franklin Avenue, Millbrook. A Mass of Christian Burial will be offered Wednesday, January 12 at 11am from  St. Joseph Church, North Avenue, Millbrook. Memorial donations may be made in Jane’s memory to St. Joseph’s Church.

Author: Harlem Valley News