Jane Elaine Mohror, 74, of Peterson, Iowa, passed away Saturday, May 3, 2008, at Sunset Knoll Care Center in Aurelia.
Memorial services for Jane will be held at 11 a.m., Saturday, May 17, 2008, at St. John's Church in Peterson, with Rev. Charlie Hall officiating.
There will be no visitation.
Private family committal services will be held at St. John's Church Cemetery in rural Peterson.
Jane Elaine was born on June 6, 1933, in Cherokee, to Earl and Jane Ellen (Munson) Covey. She graduated from Aurelia High School in 1952. Jane then attended Iowa State Teachers College in Cedar Falls.
On June 14, 1959, Jane was united in marriage to Emmett Keith Mohror at St. John's Church south of Peterson. Jane brought into this world six children: Peter, Kirk, Eric, Adam, Andrew and Susan.
Jane started her career path as a teacher and spent the last part of her career with the Evangelical Lutheran Good Samaritan Society, first as a floor aide and later, after completing her degree in Long Term Health Care Administration, as an administrator for numerous facilities across the state of Iowa. Jane officially retired in 1999, but continued as an interim administrator until her latest illness forced her into full retirement in 2007.
She was an active member of St. John's Church. She was active in many community groups including the Heritage Society, Red Hat Society, American Legion Auxiliary, the Rushing Brook Club, Women's Federation, and former member of the Peterson City council.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Earl and Jane Ellen Covey.
Jane is survived by her husband of 48 years, Keith Mohror of Peterson; children: Peter Mohror of West Des Moines, Kirk Mohror and his wife. Pat of Spokane, Wash., Eric Mohror and his wife, Erin of Peterson, Adam Mohror and his wife, Beth of Philadelphia, Penn., Andrew Mohror of Peterson, and Susan Studer and her husband, Richard of Estherville; 11 grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; two brothers: Jim Covey and his wife, Mary of Clive, and Mark Covey and his wife, Karen of Morrison, Colo.; and sister-in-law: Betty Franken of Schaller.
The Fratzke & Jensen Funeral Home in Storm Lake is in charge of the arrangements.
Friends who wish to send online condolences to the family may do so via the funeral home website: www.fratzkejensen.com