April 27, 1930 - January 4, 2016
Jane Frances Salfen, age 85, of Bowling Green passed away January 4, 2016 at the Moore Pike Nursing Home in Bowling Green. Funeral services will be held 10:00 a.m. Thursday, January 7, 2016 at the St. Clement Catholic Church with Fr. Bill Peckman officiating. Burial will be in the St. Clement Cemetery. Visitation will be held 5:00 – 8:00 p.m., Wednesday, January 6, 2016 at the Bibb-Veach Funeral Home in Bowling Green. Jane was born April 27, 1930 in St. Louis, the daughter of James Leo and Helen Margaret Droney Smythe. On November 21, 1951 at St. Patricks Catholic Church in Wentzville she married Alfred Salfen. He preceded her in death on May 10, 2009. Survivors include one son Tim Salfen of Bowling Green; four daughters Dolly Martin and husband Mike of Green Bay, WI, Sheila Storts and husband Doug of Bowling Green, Noreen McKay and husband Bruce of Chesterfield and Bridget Price and husband Jack of Silex; 16 grandchildren Kate (Martin) Weink, Matthew Martin, Ian Martin, Todd Storts, Melissa (Storts) Weber, Erin (Storts) Comer, Jessica Storts, Scott Coulson, Crystal (Salfen) Carmen, Amy Salfen, Michelle Kubot, Lisa Kubot, Jordan Kubot, Brianna Price, Jake Price, Joshua Price and 17 great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband; parents; one brother Paul Smythe; and sisters Mary Smythe, Helen Waldock and Alice Rhodes. Jane grew up most of her life in Wentzville and worked for a short time in St. Louis. In 1963 Jane and Alfred moved to a farm in Bowling Green where she enjoyed being a farmer’s wife, mother and grandmother. She was a member of the St. Clement Catholic Church and of the St. Clement Ladies Sodality. She loved to read, and enjoyed going to garage sales and she loved dogs, especially her special pet “Riley”. Serving as pallbearers will be Doug Storts, Mike Martin, Bruce McKay, Todd Storts, Chris Smythe and Jordan Kubot. Memorials may be made to the St. Clement Cemetery, Alzheimer’s Association or the Pike County Home Health and Hospice.
Jane Frances Salfen, age 85, of Bowling Green passed away January 4, 2016 at the Moore Pike Nursing Home in Bowling Green. Funeral services will be held 10:00 a.m. Thursday, January 7, 2016 at the St. Clement Catholic Church with Fr. Bill Peckman... View Obituary & Service Information
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