Jane Mae Butsch

Thursday, August 4, 2005

Jane Mae Butsch, 84, of Horseshoe Bend died July 24, 2005, at the Ash Flat Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Ash Flat.

She was born on Nov. 15, 1920, in Roslyn Farms, Pa. She was united in marriage to Paul Butsch on June 17, 1944, in Mishawaka, Ind. She was a longtime member of the Sunny Side Presbyterian Church in South Bend, Ind.

Survivors include her husband, Paul, of the home; two daughters -- Bonnie (Hank) Herreman of Granger, Ind., and Debra Pinkston of Tomballl, Texas; two sons, Paul (Gail) Butsch Jr. of Norwich, Conn., and Robert (Phyllis) Butsch of Tomball, Texas; one brother, Everett (Lu) Hodges of Midvale, Utah; and 11 grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents and one daughter, Mary.

The funeral service was July 29 at the Sunnyside Presbyteian Church in South Bend with Rev. Jamie Miller officiating. Burial was in the Chapel Hill Memorial Gardens in Osceola Indiana.

Local arrangements were under the direction of Tri-County's Cherokee Chapel of Highland.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorials be made to the Leukemia Society or the Alzheimer's Association.