Callahan, Jane M., Age: 86, Keyport

December 5, 2016
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Jane M. (Nebbia) Callahan, 86, of Keyport, passed away on Monday, November 14 at the Willows Assisted Living, Holmdel. She was born in Garfield on May 31, 1930 to Ralph and Lena (Corrado) Nebbia. She resided in New York City, New York, and North Bergen before moving to Keyport in 1990. Jane worked as a telephone operator with AT&T Long Lines, New York, New York. She was a member of the Community Church of Keyport, where she was a member of the senior club and a volunteer worker at the lunch program.

Jane was predeceased by her beloved husband, Edward Callahan in 1977; a son, James Callahan in 1988; her parents; and three siblings, Joseph and Ralph Nebbia and Madeline Frederick. She is survived by her loving children, Lori Cortiglia and her husband James of Keyport; Donna Maitland of Middletown and Patricia Callahan and her partner, Hutch Johnson of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; two brothers, Vincent Nebbia of Florida and Harold Nebbia and his wife Lynn of New Jersey; and her cherished grandchildren, Emily Angeli and her husband Dave of Middletown, Kathryn Cortiglia and her partner, Bobby Marks of Hoboken and James Cortiglia Jr. of Keyport.

Day Funeral Home, Keyport, was in charge of arrangements. Memorial donations may be made in memory of Jane to the Bayshore Lunch Program, c/o Community Church of Keyport, 125 Division Street, Keyport, NJ. 07735 or at To post a condolence to the family, please visit

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