Jane N. Koons, 96

AUG. 23, 1916-JULY 22, 2013

July 23, 2013
  • Koons

Jane N. Koons, 96, of Hagerstown went home to be with the Lord on Monday morning, July 22, 2013, at Fahrney-Keedy Home in Boonsboro, Md., where she had been a resident for the past week.

Born Aug. 23, 1916, in Washington County, Md., near State Line, Pa., she was the daughter of the late Clyde Newman and Mary Catherine "Mollie" (Zimmerman) Koons.

In her earlier years, she worked at the former Troy Laundry in Hagerstown, and she was last employed as a health care worker by Coffman Nursing Home in Hagerstown.

She was a member of the Grace Bible Church in Greencastle, where she was a member of the Seekers Sunday School class.

She is survived by one sister, Martha N. Martin of Hagerstown; two nieces, Louise Zeger of Mercersburg, Pa., and Pauline Meyers of State Line; and two nephews, Dennis W. Martin and Greg A. Martin, both of Hagerstown.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a brother, Calvin Koons; and three sisters, Edna Koons, Cora Koons and Mary Koons,

Funeral services will be Friday, July 26, 2013, at 11 a.m. at Harold M. Zimmerman and Son Funeral Home, 45 S. Carlisle St., Greencastle, with the Rev. J. Herman Fisler officiating. Burial will be in Cedar Hill Cemetery, Greencastle.

The family will receive friends Friday one hour before the service at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be given in her memory to Grace Bible Church, 2327 Hoffman Road, Greencastle, PA 17225.

Online condolences may be expressed at

The Herald-Mail Articles