JANE ANN (LIBEY) HOLBROOK, 88 of Fort Wayne, passed away quietly on Tuesday, Jan. 29, 2013, at home. Born March 25, 1924, in Garrett Ind., she was raised on a farm in Pleasant Lake, Ind. by her parents, Wade E. and Louise Davis Libey. She was an educator and business office manager in Massachusetts and Indiana. She is survived by daughters, Louise Strandstra of San Clemente, Calif., Beth Hunter Derry of New Hampshire and Susan (David) Preston of Noblesville, Ind.; son, Wade Arthur Holbrook of Fort Wayne; sisters, Mary (Ronald) Hutchins and Laurinda (Ernst) Steinhilber; brother, George (Linda) Libey; grandchildren, Sean (Kelly) Hamilton, Julie (Joe) Baronas, Joshua Holbrook (fiance, Sarah Vencill-Allen); and four great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her brother, John (Sally) Libey; and sister, Sarah (Jack) Miller. A Memorial service is planned for March 25, 2013 at Mt. Zion United Methodist Church, Pleasant Lake, Ind.


Published in Fort Wayne Newspapers on Feb. 3, 2013