Swartout, Jane E.
Jane E. Swartout, age 92, of Horseheads, passed away on Thursday, February 20, 2014 at Bethany Manor. She was born on July 19, 1921 in Millport, the daughter of Thompson and Susan (Personius) Ostrander. She married Floyd E. Swartout on December 22, 1940 in Big Flats. He predeceased her on September 10, 1992. Jane enjoyed camping, knitting, crocheting, crafts and time with her family. She is survived by her sons, John (Faye) Swartout of Bossier City, LA and Thomas Swartout of Millport; five grandchildren, seven great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. Jane was predeceased by her sisters, Marsha Elliott and Ellen LaDue. It was Jane's wish that there be no calling hours. A graveside service will be held on Sunday, February 23, 2014 at 11:00 am at Rural Home Cemetery. Those wishing may make donations in Jane's name to Bethany Manor, 3005 Watkins Road, Horseheads, NY 14845. To leave on line condolences go to www.carpentersfuneralhome.com
Published in Star-Gazette on Feb. 22, 2014