Jane M. Calnon

Jane M. Calnon, 82, of Williamstown, died Thursday, March 14, at Schuylkill Medical Center-East Norwegian Street.

Born in Muir, Oct. 6, 1930, she was a daughter of the late Allen and Olwyn Blackway Updegrave.

Jane was a 1948 graduate of Porter Tower High School.

She enjoyed spending time with her family, knitting and baking for her family and friends. She was an avid Nebraska Cornhuskers fan.

She was preceded in death her husband, Thomas Leroy "Buddy" Calnon, in 2011.

Surviving are a son, Michael Calnon and his wife, Kristen, Lehighton; a daughter, Robyn Pearson and her husband, Robert, Williamstown; two sisters, Arlene Kaufman, Florida, and Patricia McClafferty, New Jersey; five grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; nieces and nephews.

Services will be held at the convenience of the family. Interment will be Greenwood Cemetery, Tower City. Dimon Funeral Homes Inc. has been entrusted with the arrangement. To sign the guest book, visit www.dimonfuneralhome.com.

Published in The News Item on Mar. 21, 2013