Jane C. Manlove - Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Homes & Crematory

Jane C. Manlove

October 19, 1940 - July 4, 2014

Jane C. Manlove, age 73, of Odessa, DE, passed away suddenly on Friday, July 4, 2014, at her home with her husband by her side.

Jane was a life member of the Ladies Auxiliary to the Odessa Fire Company and served many years as treasurer. She was also a member of St. Paul’s United Methodist Church in Odessa. Jane worked as a bookkeeper for many years in the construction business.

She enjoyed spending time with her family and cooking and baking for them. Jane also enjoyed gardening and canning and freezing the vegetables she grew. She liked country music from the 90’s era and country line dancing.

Jane will be dearly missed by her husband of 56 years, Wallis E. (Gene) Manlove and their daughters, Terry Vadala (Frank) of Middletown and Tracy Kingsbury (Bert) of Fair Hill, MD. She will also be missed by her grandchildren, Ashley and Jacob Vadala and Mary Kingsbury.

A memorial service will be held at 7 pm on Monday evening, July 14, 2014, at the Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home, 121 West Park Place, Newark, DE, where a visitation will be held from 6 pm until 7 pm. Interment will be private.

In lieu of flowers, it was Jane’s request that contributions be made to the St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.


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5 Condolences for Jane C. Manlove

  • My deepest sympathy to Terry and Frank. A very polished lady indeed. Always enjoyed our conversations. Please know our prayers and hearts are with you.

  • Terry & Frank , Tracy & Bert , All the children

    Our deepest sympathy. Jane was a very special person to all. We will remember her in our thoughts &

  • My condolences are with you all for the loss of your dear loved one. I hope you will find comfort from the scripture at John 5: 28. Knowing what Jesus says about the hope for those asleep in death. He said, Do not be amazed at this, for the hour is coming in which all those in the memorial tombs will hear his voice and come out, Just imagine seeing your love ones again, in perfect health, on the paradise earth,

  • My family and I would like to express our deepest sympathy over the loss of Mrs. Manlove. What a full, beautiful and meaningful life she lived, May you find comfort in your loving memories and the warmth of family and friends. I love the beautiful promise at Revelation 21:4 when soon death and pain will be gone forever, and we can even see our loved ones again. It is our hope that these words bring you a measure of comfort during this difficult time. Once again, please accept our condolences as you deal with your loss.

  • Mr. Manlove, Terry, Tracy, and Family:
    I am so sorry for your loss. Mrs. Manlove was such a nice lady and neighbor. She always spoke, when seeing her at the Post Office or the Bank. Thank You Mrs. Manlove for your Service to the Odessa Fire Company. May Mrs. Manlove’s memories help ease the heartfelt pain at this most difficult time. I will have Mrs. Manlove’s and her Family in my thoughts and prayers, God Bless!