EMPORIUM - Jane Andrews, 72, of 174 Valley View Road, Emporium died at UPMC-Hamot Medical Center, Erie on Thursday night (Jan. 31, 2013).
She was born Sept. 15, 1940, in Brookville, a daughter of the late Dorothy Love Fackender. On Sept. 22, 1960 in Emporium, she married Russell "Butch" Andrews, who preceded her in death.
Mrs. Andrews graduated from Cameron County High School in the class of 1958.
She was a homemaker for most of her life. Jane was a member of the Emporium VFW
where she freely volunteered for special functions. She enjoyed cooking, volunteering for many youth outdoor activities like the Drum & Henry Fishing Derby and many other youth outdoor activities at the Andrews farm as well. She was also the cook at grandpa's camp in Salt Run.
Surviving are a daughter, Heather (Brian) Kite of Emporium; a son, Randy Andrews of Emporium; son-in-law Peter Slottje of Emporium; five grandchildren, Amanda Dempsey, Daniel Slottje, Nicholas and Amber Thwing and Blake Andrews; and one great-grandson Hunter Dempsey.
She was preceded in death by her mother Dorothy Love Fackender; husband Russell "Butch" Andrews who died Aug. 1, 2012; daughter Shelley Slottje, who died Nov. 2, 2012; and sister Thelma Hornung.
There will be no visitation. A memorial service will be announced at a later date. Burial will be in the Portage Township Cemetery, Gardeau.
Memorial contributions may be made to Cameron County SPCA, P.O. BOX 132, Emporium, PA 15834. Online condolences may be placed at www.BarnettFuneralHome.net
Barnett Funeral Home Inc. is entrusted with arrangements.