Jeane I. "Jane" Angus

Jeane 'Jane' I. Angus JohnstownJeane Jane I. Angus, 81, passed away peacefully at home surrounded by her loving family on January 16, 2013. Jane, (Mom) you were the wind beneath our wings. She was the first born child of nine to the late Frank and Beatrice (Garlock) Cool on June 4, 1931. Jane went to Ephratah Consolidated School and always wished that she would have pursued her desire to be an elementary school teacher because of her love of children. Jane loved to garden and was very creative. She loved arts and crafts, and was very good at drawing and sketching. She was a warm, kind and loving mother, grandmother, and wife. Jane worked at The Saltsman Hotel in Ephratah as a waitress and The Johnstown Knitting Mill as a seamstress. She had a great sense of humor and always tried to make people smile. Jane was predeceased by her two sisters, Caroline Gray and Dorothy Warren and her three brothers, Eugene Cool, Wilfred Cool and James Cool. Jane is survived by her devoted and loving husband of 64 years, Harley F. Angus and her five children, Gregory (Christine) Angus (Rochester), Terri (Jeff) Drawe (Rochester), Laurie (Ron) Garion (Coral Springs, FL), Scott (Laurie) Angus (Caroga Lake) and Cindy (Tom) Mowers (Rochester). She is also survived by 13 grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren; her brother, William Cool; and her sisters, Edna Gray and Betty Harlow. A memorial celebration of her life will be held at the Scotch Bush Free Methodist Church at 1:30 p.m., January 26, 2013, 190 Church Street, St. Johnsville, NY 13452 (Lassellsville). In lieu of flowers, the family is requesting that donations be made to the or the .

Published in The Daily Gazette from Jan. 24 to Jan. 25, 2013