Mary Jane Storehalder, age 91, of Lyons, Ohio, passed away peacefully in her home, Wednesday evening, December 21, 2022. She was born May 9, 1931, in Swanton, Ohio to Orrin and Hilda (Halderman) Robinson. Mary Jane met the love of her life, Donald J. Storehalder, and they married on February 16, 1950, in Swanton, Ohio. He preceded her in death on October 22, 2013.
Mary Jane worked hard all her life helping her husband manage the farm. In her later years, she enjoyed gardening, sewing and fishing. Mary Jane was a member of Holy Trinity Catholic Parish in Assumption and the Rosary & Altar Society.
Mary Jane was as strong as she was compassionate, she was forgiving and open hearted. Mary Jane was beautiful inside and out. She gave everything she had to help those around her. She will be greatly missed. Mary Jane will live on in so many lives she deeply touched.
Left to cherish her memory are her children, Richard Storehalder, Nancy (Steve) Smith and Barbara Gerken; 11 grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren; sister, Roberta (Ronald) Burke; as well as numerous nieces and nephews.
Mary Jane was preceded in death by her beloved husband, Donald; her parents; sons, Roger Storehalder, Robert Storehalder and William “Willie” Storehalder; daughters-in-law, Anna Storehalder and Diane Storehalder; granddaughter, Amanda Storehalder; sister, Ida Selders and brother, Jim Robinson.
Visitation will be held Friday, December 30th from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. at Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Assumption, where a Mass of Christian Burial will begin at 11:00 a.m., with Fr. Michael Dandurand presiding. Interment will Follow at Our Lady of Fatima Cemetery in Lyons.
Memorial contributions may be made to Lyons Royalton Fire Dept., 409 E. Morenci St., Lyons, OH 43533.