CARLSTADT, N.J. -- Jane Balaz, of Carlstadt, died on Saturday, Dec. 31. She was 72.
Born to John W. Davis and Constance (Miller) Davis in Jersey City, she had a great love of animals, the environment, her Al-Anon family groups and children. She was a real estate agent at A. W. Van Winkle Real Estate Agency in Rutherford during the 1980s and 1990s.
She is survived by her son, Mark J. Balaz and daughter-in-law, Miki Balaz; grandson, Len Balaz; siblings, Susan Davis and Craig Miller Davis.
She was predeceased by her husband, John G. Balaz Jr.
Family will receive friends Tuesday 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. in the Calhoun-Mania Funeral Home, 19 Lincoln Ave., Rutherford. Funeral service is 10 a.m. Wednesday at the funeral home, followed by interment in George Washington Memorial Park, Paramus.