Jane Gerheart

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Gerheart, Jane



Jane Gerheart (June 28, 1940), a longtime resident of Los Alamos, passed away on April 18, 2017 after battling pancreatic cancer for nine months. She is survived by her husband Don of over 52 years, a daughter, Ann and son, Chuck &; daughter-in-law, Chris &; a sister, Nancy Chase from Laramie, WY.



Jane taught band in the Los Alamos Public Schools from 1986 to 2005. Her middle school bands qualified for the New Mexico Activities Association State Band Contests in 2003 and 2005. Both times they received the first-place trophy in the middle school classification.



Jane loved to play the oboe and she did so with several Los Alamos music organizations. She was a member of the Los Alamos Symphony for 49 years and served as a member of their Board of Directors and was their President for two terms. She also was a member of the orchestra for the Los Alamos Choral Society concerts and numerous Light Opera shows.



Jane's Celebration of Life will take place on Saturday, April 29, 2017 at 3:30 PM at Crossroads Bible Church 97 East Road Los Alamos, NM 87544.



In lieu of flowers donations in her memory can be made to the Los Alamos Symphony Orchestra, PO Box 613, Los Alamos, NM 87544. The family of Jane Gerheart has entrusted their loved one to DeVargas Funeral Home & Crematory of the Espanola Valley. 505-662-2400

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Published in Albuquerque Journal on Apr. 23, 2017