ELKHART — Jane M. O’Donnell, 83, of Elkhart, passed away Sunday morning, Aug. 24, at The Maples at Waterford Crossing.
Jane was born on May 16, 1931, in Drayton, N.D., to the late Peter and Julia (Grzadziewlski) Kliniske.
Surviving are her daughters, Peggy S. (Brian) Cox of Fishers, Kathleen (Leonard) Borowicz of Stephen, Minn., and Patty (Stan) Hoover of Middlebury; four grandchildren, Tony (Laura) Chapman, Jessica and Matthew Borowicz and Neil Hoover; and one great-grandson, Rudy Chapman.
She was preceded in death by her brother, Dennis Kliniske.
Jane retired from Cast Products where she was the inside sales manager.
She was a member of St. Thomas the Apostle Catholic Church. Jane enjoyed crocheting and made many Afghans for the veterans at the Fort Wayne V.A.
Friends may call for an hour prior to the 11 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 27, funeral service at Billings Funeral Home, 812 Baldwin St., Elkhart. The Rev. Jason Freiberger will officiate. In keeping with her wishes, cremation has taken place with burial at a later date in Drayton Cemetery in Drayton.
In lieu of flowers, the family kindly request memorials be given to the Elkhart County Women’s Shelter, P.O. Box 2684, Elkhart, IN 46515.