Jane Howarth

Dr. Jane L. Howarth, 86, of Wintersville, Ohio passed away Sunday, May 17, 2020 at Valley Hospice with her family at her side.

She was born November 22, 1933 in Osceola Mills, PA, the daughter of the late Floyd E. and Ruby E. Deats Lunger.

She was a member of Holy Family Catholic Church, Questers and Garden Club. Jane loved her cat Molly, playing Bridge and seeing her friends at PrimeTime. Jane retired as an Associate Professor of Nursing from Franciscan University. She received both her B.S. and Doctorate degrees from the University of Pittsburgh and her Masters from the University of Dayton.

Preceding Jane in death was her husband Joseph E. “Joe” Howarth.

Jane is survived by her son Martin (Cynthia) Howarth of Steubenville; daughter Patricia Nice of Wintersville; six grandchildren: Zachary, Jacob & Noah Howarth and Cody Jane, Chancellor & Michael Strane.

Due to COVID-19 pandemic, private services will be held.

Offer Condolences at www.shorac.com

In lieu of flowers, donations may be directed to Holy Family Church or A.L.I.V.E.