Category: Memorial

In Memoriam: Sheldon Jenkins

Please join us in mourning the passage of longtime Jubilee community member Sheldon Jenkins, who passed away on March 8. Sheldon was part of Jubilee for 38 years until moving to a nursing home last summer.  We’ll remember how Sheldon always greeted everyone with a smile, calling out to his buddies and friends. Jubilee program manager Janeice Green worked with… Read More »

In Memoriam: James L’Heureux

It is with heavy hearts that we share that James L’Heureux passed away after a sudden illness. James joined the Jubilee community in 2009, building close friendships with many in our community and especially with his long-time housemates Anthony Pedone and Stephen Roldan. “James was among the kindest and friendliest people I’ve ever met. To be with him was to… Read More »

In Memoriam: Joleen Pittas

The Jubilee community mourns the recent passing of Joleen Pittas. Joleen was a bright light at Jubilee, spreading joy to all who knew her. Joleen and her housemate Cindy Ring became fast friends after moving in together in 2022. They loved drinking coffee, shopping, and doing crafts together. Joleen frequently attended Jubilee events with Cindy and their devoted supports staff… Read More »

Mourning Elizabeth (Betty) Ann Roles

Jubilee joins the family of Elizabeth (Betty) Ann Roles in mourning her passing. Elizabeth passed away on April 11, at age 60, and was supported by Jubilee for more than two decades. Elizabeth loved her Irish culture and would dance to Irish music with joy in her eyes. Elizabeth loved art and drawing. She was funny, outgoing, and very friendly.… Read More »

Mourning Justin Bailey

Jubilee mourns the death of Justin Bailey, a well-known, respected, and likable member of the Jubilee community. His amiability was legendary, and he profoundly influenced the lives of others with his kindness and readiness to give a helping hand. Justin was a beloved member of the Jubilee community for the past 25 years. He passed away at home on February… Read More »

In Memoriam: Scott Seropian

We are saddened to share with you that Scott Seropian recently passed away. He was just shy of his 62nd birthday, a birthday he shared with his 96-year-old father. Jubilee began supporting Scott in 2008, and he lived with Alex Fidler and Ronald Fluke. Scott was an artist, enjoyed listening to music, and loved to go on long walks with… Read More »

Condolences to the Family and Friends of Irene Kiruparany (Kirupa)

We are sad to share that Irene Kiruparany (Kirupa) Williams passed away peacefully on August 12. Irene/Kirupa was 29 years old. Jubilee was honored to support her on her path to independence. She loved coloring, watching Disney movies, playing piano, baking, gardening, amusement parks (especially roller coaster rides), and cruises. Irene is survived by her mother, Grace Pushparany (Pushpa), and… Read More »

Condolences: Passing of Angela Mann

On April 24, Angela Mann passed away peacefully at home after a long struggle with Alzheimer’s disease. She is survived by her sister Maureen Mann Ritz, two nieces, three nephews, and many cousins from the families Mann, Owens, Matthew’s, McNamara, and Moran.  Jubilee was honored to support Angela in her home. The Jubilee staff members who supported Angela were able to say their goodbyes before she passed. Angela taught her… Read More »