Jane H. Frederick, 87

April 23, 2010
  • Jane H. Frederick, 87

AUG. 9, 1922-APRIL 21, 2010

QUINCY, Pa. - Jane H. Frederick, age 87, of Quincy Village, Quincy, Pa., and formerly of Cumberland, Md., was called home to be with the Lord on Wednesday, April 21, 2010, at Quincy Home.

Born Aug. 9, 1922, in North Liberty, Ind., she was the daughter of the late Charles H. and Rebecca (nee Baker) Homan.

She was a graduate of Keyser High School, class of 1940. She went on to attend Potomac State College of WVU, where she earned an associate degree of education in 1942. She continued her studies at West Virginia University, class of 1944, where she earned a bachelor's of science in education.

On May 24, 1944, in the Grace United Methodist Church in Keyser, W.Va., she married her husband, Walter Frederick Jr., of 65 years.


She was a teacher, retiring from the Mineral County (W.Va.) School District, where she taught English and music at Elk Garden High School.

She was a member of the Centre Street United Methodist Church, where she served as president of the United Methodist Women for two terms, taught Sunday school for more than 28 years, was church Permanent Records secretary for 25 years, was Fellowship Club president for four terms, and played piano in adult department Sunday School class.

She was active in Mineral County 4-H, a life member of W.Va. All Star Organization, life member of Potomac State College of WVU Alumni Association, and life member of WVU Alumni Association.

In addition to her husband, she is survived by a son, Charles H. Frederick and his wife Kathleen H., Carroll Valley; two granddaughters, Rebecca Lynn Frederick, Baltimore, and Catherine Susan Frederick, Littlestown; and a grandson, Benjamin and his wife Alison Heslin and great-granddaughter, Maggie, all of Las Vegas; and granddaughter, Katy Heslin, Frederick.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a brother, Charles H. Homan Jr.

Funeral services will be private and at the convenience of the family. Interment in Restlawn Memorial Gardens, Cumberland, Md.

In lieu of flowers, please contribute to Centre Street U.M. Church, Organ Fund, 217 N. Centre St., Cumberland, MD or to Quincy Village Benevolent Care Fund, P.O. Box 217, Quincy, PA 17247-0217

Funeral arrangements are being handled by Lochstampfor Funeral Home Inc. of Waynesboro, Pa.

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