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Jane (Howard) Von Pilsen, 71, Bloomington

Jane (Howard) Von Pilsen, 71, Bloomington, passed away Friday Oct. 5, 2012, at her residence. 
Jane was born Dec. 9, 1937, the daughter of William “Bill” and Margaret (Morrison) Howard.
Jane was a graduate of Bloomington High School, was a beautician and had worked at the Indiana Memorial Union and Bloomington Hospital in environmental services. She also worked in the deli at Eisner’s. Jane had won several service awards at Bloomington Hospital for her work with environmental services.
Jane is survived by one son and his wife, Joe and Kathy Von Pilsen of Stanford; two daughters and their husbands, Teena and Jerry Oliver of Bloomington and Lisa and Rick Patton of Unionville; her mother, Margaret Howard of Bloomington; one sister, Mary Smock of Bloomington; 10 grandchildren, Rachel (Patton) Moore (Josh), Katie (Patton) Allen (Brady), Jacob and Luke Patton, Emily Ruth, Adam Joseph and Zachary Lee Oliver, Dolan Howard Jacobs Von Pilsen, Ginger and Brad Lyle; and five great-grandchildren, Abby and  Kalli Moore, Mason, Blake and James Lyle. 
She was preceded in death by her father, William “Bill” Howard; husband, Joseph Henry Von Pilsen (2006); daughter, Mary Beth Von Pilsen; and a granddaughter, Ashley Nichole Von Pilsen.
Visitation for Jane will be Wednesday, Oct. 10 from 4-8 p.m. and Thursday, Oct. 11 from 11 a.m. until service time at the Funeral Chapel of Powell and Deckard, 3000 E. Third St., Bloomington. The service will be at noon, Thursday, Oct. 11 at the chapel. Burial will follow in Valhalla Memory Gardens.
Online condolences can be made to the family at www.pdcfuneralchapel.com.

  • December 21
    'Gone Girl' at the Playhouse
    1 p.m., 4 p.m., 7 p.m. BC Playhouse, 70 S. Van Buren St.
  • December 21
    Railroad museum features model Christmas trains´╗┐
    1 to 7 p.m. BC RR Museum, 18 W. Three Story Hill Road, Fruitdale
  • December 23
    Euchre
    6 p.m. Sycamore Valley Center, 746 Memorial Drive (fairgrounds)
  • December 23
    Open 12-step meetings in New Bellsville area
    6 to 7 p.m. Harmony Baptist Church, 3999 Mt. Liberty Road, New Bellesville
  • December 24
    Nashville government offices CLOSED
  • December 24
    Christmas Eve Communion service at Becks Grove church
    7 p.m. Becks Grove Christian Church, 8009 Becks Grove Road
  • December 24
    Candlelight service at Helmsburg church Christmas Eve
    7 p.m. Brown County Community Church, 2370 Main St., Helmsburg
  • December 24
    Candlelight service set for Christmas Eve
    6:30 p.m. Country Gospel Music Church, 5181 State Road 46 East
  • December 24
    Cordry church hosts candlelight service Christmas Eve
    7 p.m. Church of the Lakes, 8844 Nineveh Road
  • December 25
    Government Offices CLOSED
  • December 26
    Bingo
    6 p.m. Fruitdale Fire Station, 5200 State Road 135 North, Bean Blossom
  • December 26
    Brown County Government Offices CLOSED
  • December 26
    'Interstellar' at the Playhouse
    4 p.m., 7 p.m. BC Playhouse, 70 S. Van Buren St.
  • December 27
    Euchre
    6 p.m. Sycamore Valley Center, 746 Memorial Drive (fairgrounds)
  • December 27
    Dave Miller at Abe Martin Lodge
    5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Abe Martin Lodge, Brown County State Park
  • December 27
    'Interstellar' at the Playhouse
    4 p.m., 7 p.m. BC Playhouse, 70 S. Van Buren St.
  • December 27
    Live band at dance barn
    7:30 p.m. Mike's Dance Barn, 2277 State Road 46 West
  • December 28
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    4 p.m., 7 p.m. BC Playhouse, 70 S. Van Buren St.
  • December 29
    Jackson Township Board
    7 p.m. Jackson Township Board, Trustee's Office, 5765 Carmel Ridge Road
  • December 30
    Euchre
    6 p.m. Sycamore Valley Center, 746 Memorial Drive (fairgrounds)
  • December 31
    Live band at the Playhouse
    8 p.m. BC Playhouse, 70 S. Van Buren St.
  • January 2
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    6 p.m. Fruitdale Fire Station, 5200 State Road 135 North, Bean Blossom
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