January 18, 2011
Saturday, January 22, 2011 11:00 AM Freshwater, McDonald & Vernon Funeral Home
Friday, January 21, 2011 4-7 pm
Jane Kemper, 89, of Woodstock, passed away Tuesday, January 18, 2011 in the Sterling House of Urbana.
She was born August 27, 1921 in London, OH the daughter of Toland and Wanda (Haggard) Ballenger.
Jane was a graduate of London High School. Her passion in life was farming with her husband, raising and caring for her children and loving her granddaughter and great grandchildren. Jane enjoyed playing cards, especially Hearts and Euchre and going on trips to Las Vegas.
She is survived by her daughters, Sandra (David) Leiter of Marysville and Judy (Barry) Boerger of Woodstock; granddaughter, Heather (Bill) Hayes of Naperville, IL; great grandchildren, Michael, Megan and Mark Hayes.
Jane is preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Raymond Kemper; son, Jerry Kemper; brother, Richard Ballenger; and sisters, Barbara Rowles and Virginia Green.
A gathering of family and friends will be held from 4-7 P.M. on Friday, January 21, 2011 in the FRESHWATER, MCDONALD & VERNON Funeral Home, North Lewisburg. Funeral service will be at 11 A.M. on Saturday in the funeral home with Pastor Dan Leiker officiating. Burial will follow in Woodstock Cemetery, Woodstock.
Memorial contributions may be made to Heartland Home Health & Hospice, 3131 S. Dixie Dr., Suite 221, Dayton, OH 45439, Sterling House of Urbana, 609 E. Water St., Urbana, OH 43078, or to the donor’s favorite charity. Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.vernonfh.com.