Jane S. (nee Capro) Baker, 76 of Brick passed away peacefully on Friday, February 26, 2021 at her home
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with her loving family by her side. Jane was born in Hillside and raised in Allenwood, NJ. She was a
graduate of Wall High School and after high school she graduated from beauty school and opened her
own salon called Jane’s Clip and Curl in Wall. Later she worked for Wall Township Municipality in the Tax
Assessor’s Office until her retirement in 2014. Jane was a devoted and selfless aunt and friend, however,
her most cherished title was wife, mother and grandmother. If you were lucky enough to know Jane,
you had a friend for life. Always a smile on her face, she was there for everyone and her biggest joy was
cooking for family and friends, sharing her love and spending time with her family, especially her
grandchildren. In retirement she spent countless hours at the pool, was an avid NJ Devils fan, loved
singing with her granddaughter and enjoyed watching her grandsons play hockey.
Jane was predeceased by her parents Anthony and Stella Capro; a brother Charles Capro and a sister
Lillian Clevenger. She is survived by her devoted husband of 50 years, John Baker of Brick; her loving
children John Baker and his girlfriend Korene Houston of Tinton Falls and Jennifer Latshaw and her
husband Clem of Neptune. Jane was the cherished grandmother of Jake, Tyler, and Samantha.
Family and friends are invited to attend a visitation on Monday March 1, 2021 from 4-6 pm at Orender
Family Home for Funerals 2643 Old Bridge Road Manasquan, NJ with a funeral service to begin at 6 pm. The service will be webcasted. Just log on to the funeral home website and go to Jane’s obituary page to get directions on how to log on. In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to VNA Hospice 1433 Hooper Avenue Toms River, NJ 08753. To send condolences to the family please visit www.orenderfamilyhome.net.