Jane E. Bucher

WARREN — Jane E. Moore Bucher, 79, of Warren, passed away Sunday, July 2, 2017.

She was born Oct. 26, 1937, in Brookville-Corsica, Pa. At the age of 5, she moved to Youngstown, where she attended school at Barfield Hillman Junior High and Woodrow Wilson High School. Following high school, she enrolled in Youngstown State University and attained a Bachelor of Arts degree in childhood education. Jane was a member of Phi Mu Taw Kappa Epsilon.

She married James Bucher on June 18, 1960, moved to Warren, and taught school at Elm Road and Lincoln elementary schools. She also attended Youngstown State University, obtaining her degree as a Registered Nurse. Upon graduation, she worked at Trumbull Memorial Hospital in multiple different units. She found her greatest enjoyment caring for the newborn babies in the mother/baby unit until retirement.

She was a member of First United Methodist Church, where she was a choir member and Sunday school teacher. Jane was also a Cub Scout leader, den mother and a member of Friends Who Care, with her husband’s assistance. She enjoyed visiting the homebound, nursing home and hospital patients and going to concerts with her husband.

Jane leaves behind three children, Brian (Sharlene) Bucher of Poland, Dawnene Bucher of Greensboro, N.C. and Linda (William) Stanko of Howland; as well as her sister, Marian Stalker of Fairlawn. She is also survived by five grandchildren, Marissa and Melinda Bucher of Cleveland, Sarah Stanko of Lakewood, Alaina Stanko of Howland and Parker Hutton of Greensboro, N.C.

She was preceded in death by her husband, James K. Bucher; and brother, Harold E. Moore of California.

Calling hours are 10 to 11 a.m. Friday, July 7, 2017, followed by an 11 a.m. service, at the High Chapel at First United Methodist Church, 309 N. Park Ave., Warren, OH 44481.

The family requests contributions be made to The First United Methodist Church Memorial Fund, 309 N. Park Ave., Warren, OH 44481.

Arrangements are entrusted to McFarland & Son Funeral Services.

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