Jane (Kilburg) Alcorn

April 14, 1957 ~ January 22, 2021 (age 63)



Age 63, of Brookline and Mt. Lebanon, died on Friday, January 22, 2021 after a valiant battle with cancer.  Jane was born on April 14, 1957, in Pittsburgh, PA, the daughter of William and Frances Kilburg.  Jane received her Bachelor of Science nursing degree from Duquesne University.  She began her nursing career at Magee-Womens Hospital and went on to help care for countless children as a pediatric nurse.  Most recently, Jane was the nurse for the Cleft-Craniofacial Center at UPMC Children's Hospital.  Jane is survived by her husband of 37 years, Charles; her children, Katie, Dave (Iva) and Becky (Brian); her siblings, Richard Kilburg (Joy), James Kilburg (Bev) and Amy Majetic (Dennis); and by numerous extended family and friends.  She was preceded in death by her parents, William and Frances Kilburg, and her brother, Bill Kilburg.  She was a truly wonderful mother who loved her children.  She inspired everyone with her compassion, generosity and selflessness, and will be greatly missed.

A memorial service will be planned for later this year when family and friends can safely gather to celebrate her life.  To stay informed about memorial service plans, friends can share their contact information at

In lieu of flowers, the family has suggested memorial contributions be made to the Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh Foundation, 4401 Penn Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA  15224.


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