Jane Sweet of Hyannis died unexpectedly on August 8. She was 54. She was born on Jan. 23, 1965, and grew up in Fairfield, Conn. She attended Lauralton Hall High School in Milford, Conn., and Pine Manor College in Brookline. She raised her children in Easton, Conn., where she had many friends and was an active volunteer in the community.

She was a summer visitor to Martha’s Vineyard for 25 years. She loved the natural beauty of the Island and spending her days on South Beach listening to music, especially James Taylor, with her family.

She will be remembered for her kindness, beautiful smile and laugh.

She was predeceased by her parents, Alice and Waldo Sweet, and her brother, Bryant.

She is survived by her son, Alex Cervone, of Oak Bluffs; daughter, Victoria Cervone, of Edgartown; brothers Philip and David of Connecticut, and sister Helen of New Hampshire.

A memorial service will be held at St. Andrews Episcopal Church in Edgartown on Saturday, August 31, at 11 a.m.