Jane Beckett Rock

Jane Beckett Rock

March 22, 1941 ‐ March 05, 2020
Birthplace: Cleveland, Ohio Resided In: Bay Village, Ohio Visitation: March 14, 2020

Jane Beckett Rock, age 78, of Bay Village, passed away peacefully on March 5th.  She leaves behind her daughter, Dr. Amy Rock (Heath Whalen), grandson Chris Pitts, and her canine companion, Lexie. Jane was very active in the Bay Alumni Foundation (Class of 1959) and graduated from Baldwin Wallace College with a degree in Music Education in 1964.  Music was a very important part of her life and she put her degree to great use as a music educator. Later in life, Jane worked for Huntington Bank and retired in the mid 1990’s.  She enjoyed traveling, and in her later years, went on a number of cruises with her late companion Allen Carran.  Celebration of Life will be held Saturday, March 14 from 2-4 pm at Jenkins Funeral Chapel, 2914 Dover Center Road, Westlake. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to MusicAlliance, PO Box 1749, Mentor, 44061, which supports band programs in area schools.

Guest Comments

Sue Balzersen
Weatlake, OH


I'm one of the class of '59 with your mom. We will surely miss her. She was our reunion leader for many years. It won't be the same when planning our next reunion. My thoughts are with you at this time.


Lora Rawson
Middleport, Ohio

My deepest sympathies to Amy and family. My thoughts and prayers are with you.

Carol Taylor
Charlotte, NC

My deepest condolences to Amy and family for the loss of Jane.