|Birth: ||May 10, 1916|
|Death: ||Jan. 29, 2013|
Jane Elliott Barth, age 96 of Kennett Square, PA, died Tuesday January 29, 2013 at the Linden Hall nursing home in Kennett Square, PA.
She was the wife of the late Walter J. Barth who died in 1974 and with whom she shared years of marriage.
Born in Philadelphia, PA, she was the daughter of the late Norman W. and the late Elva J. (Hannum) Elliott.
Jane was an elegant, gracious lady who had an eye for fashion. She always had a kind word for everyone. She enjoyed homemaking, gardening, animals, and children. She was a preschool teacher at the Hockessin Friends Meeting and was very involved with the fellowship there. In her later years, she travelled a lot, enjoying trips to Europe and Key West with her friend Don.
Survivors include two daughters, Lois Barth of New Castle DE, and Sue Barth of New London, PA and her longtime companion, Don Macleary of Culver, Indiana.
Her daughters wish to express their great gratitude to the many loving caregivers and support staff who helped Jane at Friends Home and Linden Hall. Their dedication and support was invaluable. Her Willow Tree Hospice workers paid careful attention to her specific needs offering expertise & TLC during her final days.
A private graveside service at Newtown Square Friends Meeting cemetery will occur at a later date.
Contributions in her memory may be made either the Friends Home of Kennett Square 147 W. State St. Kennett Square, PA 19348 or to Willow Tree Hospice 616 East Cypress Street
Norman Walker Elliott (1888 - 1918)
Elva J Hannum Elliott (1887 - 1977)
Walter John Barth (1919 - 1974)
Newtown Square Friends Meeting House Burial Ground
Created by: Jeff Pincin Sr.
Record added: Jan 31, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 104449873