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Jane Alton

Wednesday, September 5, 2012

Jane Alton, age 92, of Waterville, Ohio and formerly of Lyons, passed away on Wednesday, June 13, 2012 in Waterville.

She was born March 28, 1921, in Lyons, the daughter of Benjamin and Mary (West) Alton.

Jane retired from Ohio Bell Telephone after 34 years of service. She was a serious antique doll collector and also enjoyed collecting other antiques.

Survivors include two nieces, Diane Purdy of Waterville, Ohio, and Amy Alton-Primrose of New York, and several great-nieces and great-nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents, two brothers, Eugene "Dean" and Hubert "Bub" Alton, and two sisters, Marie Alton and Helen Draves.

A memorial graveside service will be conducted at 1 p.m on Saturday, Sept. 8 at Pleasant Grove Cemetery in Lyons with Gary West officiating.

Welch & Cornett Funeral Home in Linton is in charge of arrangements. There will be no visitation at the funeral home.

Online condolences can be made at www.welchcornett.com .