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1942 Jane 2020

Jane L. Neff

June 20, 1942 — July 14, 2020

Jane Louise (Batty) Neff passed away at the age of 78 in her home in Cherry Valley, IL. Jane was born on June 20, 1942 in Springfield, IL to Lowell and Lillian Batty. She lived in the Cherry Valley area most of her life. Through the years she worked at Robinson Drug Store, Village of Cherry Valley, Knox Motor and secretary for N&S Pattern for 30 years. Jane enjoyed her family and friends the most. She also enjoyed taking care of our horses, sheep, dogs and cats, going on motorcycle rides, boat rides, fishing, going to the cabin, walking on the beach in Florida and watching the sun set. Jane will be missed.
Survivors Include husband, LaVern Neff; brother, Gary (Sylvia) Batty; son Jeffrey and Beth Benson; stepson, Blair and Kathy Neff; stepdaughter, Brenda and Dave Habermann; grandchildren, Cara Benson, Jenna and Jurgen Schuster, Amanda Habermann, Joshua Habermann, Kailey and Jimmy Manning; great grandchildren, Logan Benson, Luca and Oliver Schuster, Hadlee Clingon and Jackson Manning. Predeceased by her parents, Lowell and Lillian Batty; daughter, Julie Benson; grandsons, Andrew Benson and Matthew Benson.

A Celebration of Life will be held Saturday, July 10, 2021 at 10:30 a.m. at Cherry Valley Methodist Church, 112 S. Cherry St. Cherry Valley, IL 61016.

“It’s hard to believe that God has gained another angel. You will be forever missed grandma Jane. You had a big heart for your grandchildren and great grandchildren. We have been so blessed to have you in our lives. Thanks for all the laughs & love you shared along the way! God may have you in His arms but you will always be in many hearts! May you fly with all the hummingbirds. Until we meet again on the other side of the rainbow.”
- Jenna Marie Neff-Schuster

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Service Schedule

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Celebration of Life

Saturday, July 10, 2021

10:30 - 11:30 am (Eastern time)

Cherry Valley United Methodist Church

112 South Cherry Street, Cherry Valley, IL 61016

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