SIDNEY - Jane Sue Deal , 67, of 9009 Cisco Road, Sidney, passed away peacefully on Thursday, 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, Mark Deal and his wife Cindy of Atlanta, Ga., Timothy Deal of Lexington, S.C., Kimberly Deal and her fiancé Tom Kozak, of Columbus, andKristina 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 step-mother, 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 U.S., 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 at 10 a.m. Monday, at Adams Funeral Home, 1401 Fair Road, Sidney, with the Rev. Fred Bernhard officiating. Burial will follow at the Oakland Cemetery, Gettysburg.
Visiting hours for family and friends will be from 4-7 p.m. Sunday, 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.
Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.theadamsfuneralhome.com.
Adams Funeral Home
1401 Fair Road Sidney, OH 45365
Published in Piqua Daily Call on Apr. 19, 2013