22 Apr 2013
03 Apr 2012
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma County, Oklahoma
June 19, 2006, pg 9a
Jane Yager of Del City passed away June 14, 2006 at her home.
She was 67. Mary Jane was born Jan. 21, 1939 in Enid, to Fred
Curtis and Ida Mildred Nowell Hastie. She came to Midwest City
with her family in 1947 at the age of 8. Mary Jane was a
draftsman for the Federal Electric Corporation which was a
division of ITT. She married John Yager in Midwest City on June
16, 1962. After the birth of their daughter, she was a homemaker
and mother. Mary Jane got involved in child care and tended to
children for 37 years. She retired as the director of child care
at St. Matthew United Methodist Church in April of this year.
During her 37 years she worked at Wickline United Methodist,
Aldersgate United Methodist and Meadowood Baptist Churches. She
was a past president of Sooner-Rose PTA. She was active in her
church, St. Matthew, where she was also the director of the
Prayer Chain committee and the Thursday front desk volunteer.
Mary Jane enjoyed cryptograms in the newspaper, computer
solitaire and cruises, having just returned in April from the
Caribbean with her husband and good friends John and Lunola
She is survived by John, her husband
of 43 years; daughter, Maria Oberfeld and husband, Niklas of
Houston; and many other relatives and friends. Funeral services
were 2 p.m. Tuesday, June 20, 2006 at St. Matthew United
Interment followed at
Gardens. The family request memorials be made to the
children’s programs at St. Matthew’s. Under the direction of
Paylor Funeral Home.