Mrs. Jane Ann (McGrew) Myers, age 86, of Vevay, Indiana, formerly of Logansport, Indiana, entered this life on December 6, 1935 in Mitchell, South Dakota. She was the daughter of the late Fenton O. “F.O.” and Mildred Janet (Hintze) McGrew. Jane attended Wiley High School until 1952 when the family moved to LaCrosse, Wisconsin where she graduated in 1954 from Central High School. Jane received her master’s degree in education from Indiana State Teachers College in Terre Haute, Indiana. Jane was united in marriage on May 29, 1963 to Robert L. Myers at Fort Benning, Georgia and they shared 27 years of marriage together until he passed away on June 11, 1990. Jane was employed as a elementary school teacher in Oscoda, Michigan for two years, Palatine, Illinois for two years and in Anchorage, Alaska for three years. She was later employed as a teacher in Delphi, Indiana for five years and in Burnettsville, Indiana for four years. Jane was a special education teacher in Monticello, Indiana for seven years. Jane resided in Logansport, Indiana for 60 years and later moved to Vevay, Indiana where she resided for the past five years. She was also a former board member of the Mary Diekman Gild through the Logansport Memorial Hospital. Jane was former member of the Delphi United Methodist Church in Delphi, Indiana. Jane was a member of Tri-Kappa in Delphi, Indiana and the homemakers club in Logansport, Indiana. She was also a member of the Indiana Retired Teachers Association and the Red Hat Society in Logansport, Indiana. She was also a member of Clymers United Methodist Church in Clymers, Indiana and attended Ruter Chapel United Methodist Church in Vevay, Indiana. Christmas brought great joy to Jane and she collected many Santa Claus’ throughout her lifetime. She also enjoyed reading and spending time with her family and friends. Jane passed away at 8:56 a.m., Saturday, December 3, 2022, at the Norton King’s Daughters’ Hospital in Madison, Indiana.
Jane will be lovingly remembered by her daughter, Rebecca Jane Curlin and her husband, Greg of Vevay, IN; her step-son, Robert Benton Myers and his wife, Beth of Delphi, IN; her step-daughter, Debra Ann Been of Delphi, IN; her daughter-in-law, Tonya Myers of Elkhart, IN; her grandchildren, Levi Curlin, Ethan Curlin, Hannah Warble and her husband, Jordan, Tyler Myers and his wife, Claire, Chad Myers and his wife, Jennifer, Craig Myers and his wife, Cassey, Celsie Myers, Brandon Been and Kyle Smith and his companion, Lindsey Hutchison; her great-grandchildren, Coy, McKenzie, Caleb, Chase, Kylie, Caitlyn, Jordan and Sophia and her nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her father, Fenton O. “F.O.” McGrew; her mother, Mildred Janet (Hintze) McGrew; her husband, Robert L. Myers; her son, Neil Arthur Myers; her brothers, George and Lloyd “Bud” McGrew and her sister, Mildred “Millie” “Aunt Sis” McGrew.
Visitation will be held from 4:00 p.m. -7:00 p.m., Wednesday, December 7, 2022, at the Haskell & Morrison Funeral Home, 208 Ferry Street, Vevay, Indiana 47043.
Visitation will also be held from 11:00 a.m.- 1:00 p.m., Friday, December 9, 2022, at the Gundrum Funeral Home & Crematory, 1602 East Broadway, Logansport, Indiana 46947.
Funeral services will be conducted at 1:00 p.m., Friday, December 9, 2022, by Pastor Pat Lanman at the Gundrum Funeral Home & Crematory in Logansport, Indiana.
Interment will follow in the Clymers Cemetery, West County Road 400 South, Logansport, Indiana 46947.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Keeping Pace Cancer Fund c/o CFSCI, Ruter Chapel United Methodist Church or Switzerland County Animal Shelter. Cards are available at the funeral homes or online at www.haskellandmorrison.com or www.gundrumcares.com