SIDNEY - Jane Sue Deal , age 67, of 9009 Cisco Road, Sidney, passed away peacefully on April 18, 2013 at 2:35 a.m. at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center, Columbus.
Jane was born May 19, 1945, in Piqua, the daughter of the late Norman Gibboney and Hazel Yount.
Jane was married on May 22, 1971 to Donald R. 'Pete' Deal, and he survives in Sidney.
Jane is survived by her children, Michael Deal, of Sidney, Ohio, Mark Deal and his wife Cindy, of Atlanta, Ga., Timothy Deal, of Lexington, S.C., Kimberly Deal and her fiancé Tom Kozak, of Columbus, Ohio, Kristina Deal, of Nashville, Tenn.; five grandchildren, Christopher Deal, Markie Deal, Chelsea Deal, Stephanie Deal, Andrew Deal; one twin sister, June Miller and her husband Bill, of Gettysburg; and one brother, James Gibboney and his wife Brenda, of Miami County.
In addition to her parents, Jane was preceded in death by her stepmother, Ruth Gibboney.
Jane graduated from Gettysburg High School in 1963 and retired as an assembler from the Copeland Corporation after 40 ½ years of dedicated service.
She was a member of the Oakland Church of the Brethren, Gettysburg.
Jane loved to go camping and traveling with her husband, family and friends. Together they traveled throughout the US, Alaska, Florida and Tennessee. She loved to sew and also enjoyed visiting with her grand-puppies, Alistair and Maya. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, sister and aunt and will be deeply missed by all.
Funeral services will be conducted Monday at 10 a.m. at the Adams Funeral Home, 1401 Fair Road, Sidney, with Rev. Fred Bernhard officiating. Burial will follow in the Oakland Cemetery, Gettysburg.
Visiting hours for family and friends will be today from 4 to 7 p.m. at the Adams Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the James Cancer Center, Columbus, in Jane's memory. Donation envelopes will be available at the funeral home. All arrangements are in care of the staff at the Adams Funeral Home, 1401 Fair Road, Sidney. Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.theadamsfuneralhome.com