Jane Deborah LEGRANGE is the daughter of Herbert Legrange and Celia Nooger Legrange. Jane Legrange grew up in Valley Stream, LI (until age seven), and then in Great Neck, LI. On June 3, 1979 she married Doron Zeilberger (b. July 2, 1950) son of Ruth Alexander Zeilberger and Yehuda Zeilberger.
Jane and Doron have three children:
Jane Legrange got her Ph.D. in physics at the University of Illinois in 1980, under the direction of Jack Mochel. She then postdoced at the Weizmann Institute of Science, working with Roy Caplan and David Cahen (1980-1982), and then at Princeton University, working with Robert Austin (1982-1984). In 1984 she joined the Engineering Research Center (ERC) of ATT, that later became Lucent Bell Labs, and part of which became, in 2007, LGS Innovations. She is currently a Distinguished Member of Technical Staff.