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Sunday, December 15, 2013 9:00 PM

Jan. 12, 1924-Dec. 14, 2013


Jane F. Ebbeskotte, 89, of Lima died at 8:40 a.m. Saturday at St. Rita’s Medical Center.

She was born Jan. 12, 1924, in Van Wert County to Albert and Veronica (Schon) Kimmet, who preceded her in death.

On June 2, 1948, she married Alfred H. Ebbeskotte, who preceded her in death on Oct. 19, 1988.


Surviving are five children, James A. (Susan) Ebbeskotte of Lima, David J. (Lisa) Ebbeskotte of Hurricane, W.Va., Janet (Damian) Sterrett of Lima, Mary Kay Jettinghoff of Fort Wayne and Jo Ellen (Richard) Ooten of John’s Creek, Ga.; nine grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren. She is also survived by two sisters-in-law, Eileen Joseph and Helen Kimmett, both of Delphos.


She was also preceded in death by a grandson, Nathaniel Sterrett; and brothers, John Kimmet and James Kimmett.

Mrs. Ebbeskotte was a 1944 graduate of St. Rita’s School of Nursing. She retired from Lima Convalescent Home as a Registered Charge Nurse. She was a member of St. Gerard’s Catholic Church and its Altar Rosary Society, the Fraternal Order of Eagles Auxiliary Aerie 370, V.F.W. Auxiliary Post 1275 and St. Rita’s Alumni.

Mass of Christian Burial will begin at 11 a.m. Wednesday in St. Gerard’s Catholic Church. Burial will follow in Gethsemani Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 3-7 p.m. Tuesday at Siferd-Orians Funeral Home, where a Parish Wake Service will be held at 7 p.m.

Memorial contributions may be made to St. Rita’s Medical Center Coronary Care Unit or the charity of the donor’s choice.

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Last Updated on Sunday, December 15, 2013 8:29 PM

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