Jane Stith, 91, of Linden passed away due to natural causes on April 15, 2012 at St. Joseph's Hospital in Stockton. Jane was born on February 25, 1921 in Charleston, WV and has called Linden and the San Joaquin area her home for the past 58 years.
Jane enjoyed crocheting and loved to donate her hand crafts to those in need. She was a loving person who always had an open door for those in need. Her family and friends will remember Jane as a loving wife, mother, grandmother and friend to many who gave her life to her family.
Her survivors include her children; Kathy Dougherty and her husband Joe of Manteca, Judy Allen and her late husband Jimmie of Linden, Martha Heibel and her husband Steve of .Maryland and Nancy Cortez and her husband Carlos of Maryland; 10 grandchildren, 28 great-grandchildren, and her brother John Copley of Virginia.
She was preceded in death by her husband of 60 years the late Tom Stith.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Deegan-Ripon Memorial Chapel. A visitation will be held on Thursday, April 19, 2012 from 11am until 1pm followed by a service at 1pm both being held at Deegan-Ripon Memorial Chapel 111 S. Palm Ave., Ripon. Her final resting place will be at East Union Cemetery in Manteca.
Manteca (Calif.) Bulletin
Wednesday, April 25, 2012