Jane V. West
May 26, 1944 - September 10, 2020
Jane V. West, age 76, of New Castle, DE, passed away on Thursday, September 10, 2020.
Born in Hopewell, NJ on May 26, 1944, she was a daughter of the late Vernon and Lulu (Grube) Vandewater. Jane retired from Wilmington University after many years as an events coordinator and continued to work part time until recently.
Jane was a Godly wife, mother, and grandmother and a faithful member of Reach Church in Bear, DE. A talented musician, she enjoyed playing the piano, singing in the church choir, and most recently, learning to play the drums for the past several years. In her spare time, Jane liked to crochet, read on her Kindle, and vacation at Bethany Beach and Ocean City with her twin sister, Janet.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her siblings, John and Joanne Vandewater. Jane will be dearly missed by her husband of 50 years, Allen W. West; children, Karen Remick (Nick) and Scott West (Susan White); grandson, Nathan Remick; twin sister, Janet Tyndale (Bob); and many nieces and nephews.
A visitation for family and friends will be held from 4 pm until 5 pm on Wednesday, September 16, 2020 at Red Lion Christian Academy, 1390 Red Lion Rd, Bear, DE 19701, where a funeral service will follow at 5 pm. A graveside service will be held at 10 am the following morning, Thursday, September 17, 2020 at Gracelawn Memorial Park, 2220 N. DuPont Highway, New Castle, DE 19720. Face masks will be required for all in attendance.
In lieu of flowers, contributions in Jane’s memory may be made to MARKINC Ministries, P.O. Box 7147, Newark, DE 19714 or by visiting markinc.org.