Jean Van Savage, 91, of Saddle River, formerly of Springfield. Passed away on October 9, 2019. She is predeceased by her husband Walter and her two sisters Helen Huntley and Joan Klein. Jean is survived by her many loving nieces and nephews. Jean had a love for their dogs, gardening, cooking and her profession as an English Professor at Seton Hall University. A funeral mass will be held on Saturday at 10:00 am at St, Gabriel’s RC Church, Saddle River. Interment to follow. In lieu of flowers donations may be made in her name to Valley Hospital.