Jeanne Alexander Naft, age 63, of Trumbull, passed away January 16, 2020 in her home surrounded by her family. Jeanne was born in Chicago, and raised her family in Connecticut. Known for her creative spirit and advocacy for humanity, she held several successful careers devoted to supporting people, including: Director of Recreational Therapy, personal assistant for an anthropologist (Dana Raphael), and most recently as an associate financial representative. Most of all, she was revered for spreading kindness, activism, and integrity.
She is survived by her loving husband Stuart Naft, her devoted mother Lois Friedman, her daughters Marissa Hudson and her husband Frank, and Erica (Ricki) Agresta and her husband Jonathan; her cherished grandsons Dylan and Wade Hudson; her brother Joel Friedman; and her sister and brother-in-law Dr. Steven and Barbara Dritz, and her niece and nephews. She was predeceased by her father Marshall Friedman.
Friends and family are invited to attend her services on Monday at 3:30 p.m. at the Cyril F. Mullins Funeral Home, 399 White Plains Rd. Trumbull. Friends may greet the family from 2:00 p.m. until the time of service. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude's Children's Hospital, or toward breast cancer research.
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