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Jane  E. Gerkens
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Obituary for Jane E. Gerkens

Jane E. Gerkens of Bowling Green passed peacefully at home Monday, May 14th surrounded by her loving family.

Jane Ellen Gerkens (Flockencier) was born May 19, 1931 in Princeton IN to the late Everitt and Pauline (Borders) Richard.

She is survived by her five daughter’s; Pam (Jim) Vreeland , Oak Harbor, OH; Robin (Frank) Winfrey, Peoria, IL; Tracey Flockencier (Ann Palrang), Perry Hall, MD; Jill (Michael) Carroll, Bowling Green OH; Lori (Brian) Ketner, Bowling Green, OH. She is survived by her brother Don (Sharon) Richard, Las Cruces, NM. She is also survived by 11 grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren.

Jane was born a Hoosier and stayed a Hoosier at heart. She held many jobs throughout her life and quilted every chance she got. Jane was happiest when spending time with her family, friends and her many dogs.

Jane is preceded in death by her parents and late husband’s Richard Flockencier and Marvin Gerkens and brother Jim (Mary Lou) Richard.

Visitation will be held Wednesday May 16, 2018 from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. at Dunn Funeral Home, located in the Historical District of Bowling Green at 408 West Wooster St. An Eastern Star service will be held Wednesday evening at 7:30 p.m. Her funeral service will be held Thursday May 17, 2018 at 12:30 p.m. at the funeral home. Interment will follow at Oak Grove Cemetery in Bowling Green.

In lieu of flowers the family asks for memorial contributions be made in Jane’s name to Bridge Hospice Care, 15100 Birchaven Lane, Findlay, OH 45840 or the Eastern Star, Greenwood Chapter #159.

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5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
DUNN FUNERAL HOME- Bowling Green Chapel

408 West Wooster Street
Bowling Green, OH 43402

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DUNN FUNERAL HOME- Bowling Green Chapel

408 West Wooster Street
Bowling Green, OH 43402


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