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Jayne E. White

Published: Friday, July 5, 2013 4:09 p.m. CDT

Jayne E. White, 85, Oregon, died Saturday, June 15, 2013 at Serenity Hospice Home, Oregon.

She was born Nov. 29, 1927 in Littleton, Iowa, the daughter of Carl R. and Margaret (Hultz) Strempke.

Jayne was a graduate of Independence (Iowa) High School.

She married to Victor J. White, Jr. on June 24, 1947 in Independence, Iowa; he died May 21, 2004.

She had lived in Oregon since 1950 and was a member of St. Mary Catholic Church and the Catholic Daughters of America.

Jayne was employed for many years at Putnam Photography, Oregon, and enjoyed gardening and homemade crafts. She is survived by her son David (Patti) White, Franklin Grove; daughters, Susan (Steve) Lace, Tucson, Ariz., Victoria White, Rockford, and Juliann Dent , Pueblo, Colo.; nine grandchildren and six great-grandchildren; brothers, Clinton Strempke, Camp Verde, Ariz., Clifford Strempke, Iowa, and Carl (Cleo) Strempke, Russburg, Va.; sisters, Joan Ramsey, Independence, Iowa, Irene Cremmer, Fairbanks, Iowa, and Ruth Lynn Gentry, Boise, Idaho.

She was also predeceased by her parents, three brothers and two sisters.

A memorial funeral mass will be held on Friday, July 19 at 10:30 a.m. at St. Mary Catholic Church, Oregon, with Father Joseph Naill officiating.

Burial will be at St. Mary Cemetery, Oregon. No visitation will be held.  

Memorials may be directed to Serenity Hospice and Home, 1658 S. Ill. Rt. 2, Oregon, IL  61061.

Farrell-Holland-Gale Funeral Home, Oregon assisted the family with arrangements. Visit www.farrellhollandgale.com to leave online condolences.

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