Jane Merriam Harding of Media, PA
Jane Merriam Harding, 80, passed away peacefully on October 6, 2016.
She is survived by her daughter Susan D. Harding (Gary) of London, England, her daughter Elizabeth Harding Morgan (Russell) and grandson Jackson Deane Morgan of Northville, Michigan, and her sister Susan B. Miller (William) of Tucson, AZ.
She was born in Niagara Falls, NY. She graduated from high school in Braintree, MA and went on to attend Boston University. Having raised her two daughters primarily in Glastonbury, CT, she moved to Paoli, PA in 1983. In 2012, after 22 years in Saint Davids, PA, she moved to Lima Estates in Media.
She worked in the insurance brokerage industry, providing service to clients of J&H/Marsh & McLennan and Unum Provident, and retired in 2005.
She worshiped at Church of the Saviour in Wayne, PA for many years, and enjoyed participating in bible study and small groups. In addition to spending time with her family including several nieces, she enjoyed the arts, needlepointing, travel, and keeping up with current affairs.
Friends and family are invited to gather on Friday, October 28, 2016 from 5:00 - 6:00pm at the DellaVecchia, Reilly, Smith & Boyd Funeral Home, 410 N. Church St., West Chester, PA 19380, 610-6961181, www.DellaFH.com; and for a celebration of her life on Saturday, October 29, 2016 from 11:00 am – 12:00 noon in the auditorium at Lima Estates, 411 N. Middletown Rd., Media, PA 19063. Burial will take place in Portland, ME.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in her memory to The Ronald McDonald House, 3925 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104.