|Birth: ||Jan. 22, 1894|
|Death: ||Aug. 29, 1993|
Jane E. Crowley Stender, one of six children, was born to Peter and Maggie (Shaw) Anderson in Corning, Iowa, on January 22, 1894. She passed away on August 29, 1993, at the Uma Life Care Center at the age of 99 years, eight months.
In the year of 1910, when Jane was 16 years of age, she moved to Yuma with her family. Her mother had passed away when Jane was five years of age.
In 1913, Jane was united in marriage to John Crowley who had recently moved to Yuma with his father and sister from Lawson, Missouri. To this union five children were born, Phoebe, Charles, Howard, Margaret, and Perry. Charles and Margaret preceded her in death. After spending a few years in Yuma, the family moved to the farm north of Yuma. She enjoyed her life there, gardening, raising turkeys, and attending the Prairie View Ladies Aid.
John passed away in 1933. After a few years on the farm, Jane moved to Denver where she was engaged in practical nursing.
In 1946, Jane married Norman Rice. After living in Denver and Arkansas for a few years, they moved to Yuma to make their home. Norman passed away in 1967.
Jane moved to San Diego, California, in 1975, where at the age of 81, she married a childhood sweetheart, Harry Stender. He passed away in 1983. She continued living in San Diego in a convalescent home near her daughter, Phoebe, until March of 1990 when they returned to Yuma where Jane became a resident of Yuma Life Care Center.
She was also preceded in death by her grandson, Charles Fail.
She is survived by her daughter, Phoebe Duffield of Yuma; sons, Howard and wife, Thelma, and Perry and wife Jean, all of Yuma; five grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews.
Graveside service was held Tuesday, August 31, 1993, at 2 p.m. with Rev. John Pehrson officiating. Interment was in the Yuma Cemetery with arrangements by Spellman-Schmidt-Baucke Mortuary of Yuma.
Peter Anderson (1857 - 1938)
Maggie P Shaw Anderson (1863 - 1899)
John Ashton Crowley (1893 - 1933)
Norman Rice (____ - 1967)
Harry Royal Stender (1893 - 1983)
Phoebe E Crowley Duffield (1914 - 1993)*
Charles A Crowley (1915 - 1930)*
Howard F. Crowley (1917 - 2007)*
Perry Ashton Crowley (1922 - 1999)*
Perry L Andersen (1884 - 1953)*
Dora Sophia Anderson Mountain (1891 - 1966)*
Jane E Anderson Crowley (1894 - 1993)
Anabel Anderson (1897 - 1901)*
Plot: Original #154
Maintained by: Stender-Custer
Originally Created by: Suzanna ღ Ashworth
Record added: Mar 01, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 48944871