Jane Brown Kading of Stephenville, passed away on July 21, 2014. She was born to Otis and Mary (McClure) Brown on March 4, 1931 in Dublin, Texas. She was a proud graduate of Dublin High School, class of 1948. Jane married Horace Wayne Kading on August 5, 1950, in Midland, Texas. They lived in Odessa and Hobbs, but made Midland home in 1956. Jane loved little children, her dogs, watching birds, and reading. She was a talented seamstress and volunteered to run the James Bowie Elementary library for many years. After her husband died she moved to Lake Leon and then home to Dublin, just in time to help plan her 50th class reunion. Jane was preceded in death by her husband; daughter, Dixie Lee McIlroy; sister, Maxine Hawkins; and brothers, Sam Brown and Don Hoover. She is survived by daughter, Sherry Bell (Phillip) of Midland; son, Kelly Kading (Jana) of Glendale, Arizonia; son-in-law, Ron McIlroy of Burnsville, Minnesota. She is also survived by grandchildren, Tracy McIlroy (Lori), Erin McIlroy, Justin Bell (Samantha), Katherine Ehlers (Todd), Cameron Kading, and Kendall Kading. Her great grandchildren include, Cade and Cole McIlroy, Mae Ehlers, and Michael Bell. A visitation will be held from 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. at the Harrell Funeral Home in Dublin, Friday evening. Graveside services are 10:00 a.m. Saturday morning at the Dublin Live Oak Cemetery on Highway 6. In lieu of flowers, Jane would have loved memorial donations to the Dublin Library, the Dublin Historical Museum or any animal rescue organization.
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Harrell Funeral Home - Dublin
112 North Camden Street Dublin, TX 76446
Published in Midland Reporter-Telegram on July 23, 2014