Jane C. McNear (nee Gilbert), 71, of Koshkonong, passed away on August 7, 2019. Jane, the daughter of the late Thurston Gilbert and Margaret (nee Frerking), was born on February 18, 1948 in St. Louis. Jane enjoyed reading, crafting, needlepoint and jewelry. She became a wonderful cook and had a love of animals. She most enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren.
Jane is survived by her husband, Ron McNear of Koshkonong, Missouri; children, Laura and Scott Reed of Imperial, Teresa McNear and fiancé Dave Madden, Lynn-Marie Walden and fiancé Ben Shirley, and Cristine and Mike Metts of Union; siblings, Jean Gilbert, and Jack Gilbert; grandchildren, Kari, Austin, Zachary, Hailey, and Nicholas Reed, Collin, and Logan Hadley, Lacy, and Lexy Walden, Nick, and Mike Metts; also, many nieces, nephews, cousins, and dear friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents.
A visitation will be held on Saturday, August 10, 2019, from 9:00 am to 1:00 pm, at Nieburg-Vitt, Thiebes Funeral Home. A Funeral Ceremony will follow at the funeral Home on Saturday at 1:00 pm. Interment will be in the Pacific City Cemetery. Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society.