BIG RAPIDS — Jane E. Church, 77, passed away on Saturday, July 5, 2014, at Metron of Big Rapids.

She was born on Jan. 17, 1937, to Ashley and Estelle (Terrill) Church, who preceded her in death. Jane graduated from Evart High School in 1956. She enjoyed caring for children, which was her work as a young adult.

Jane is survived by her brother, Marvin (Judy) Church; her sister, Nina (Ed) Worth; nephews, Aaron Worth, Rick Hartgrove, Brian and Sergio Church, Jon Church; and several loving and caring cousins.

Jane will be laid to rest at Forest Hill Cemetery in Evart, where her family will gather for a memorial service at a later date. Memorials in Jane’s name can be made to the Sears United Methodist Church, 5951 30th Ave., Sears, MI 49679, or Great Lakes Hospice, 900 Cooper St., Jackson, MI 49202.