EAST LIVERPOOL - T. Jane Treleven, formerly of Martha Street, East Liverpool, died Saturday, Sept. 7, 2013, at the Calcutta Health Care Center following a lengthy illness. She was 90.
Born in East Liverpool, Jan. 8, 1923, she was a daughter of the late William and Edna Howard Treleven. She was a member of the Emmanuel Presbyterian Church where she served as an Elder. She later became a member of the East Liverpool High School Alumni Association and its Olde Guard.
A member of the East Liverpool High School Class of 1940, she then graduated from the Salvation Army Officers Training College in New York in 1942. She served a two year commission in Atlantic City and received a Bachelor of Science in Education Degree from Akron University and a Master's Degree from Case Western Reserve from the School of Applied Social Sciences.
Jane worked 12 years for the Summit County Juvenile Courts, two years for Jewish Family Services, six years for Benjamin Rose Hospital, 12 years at University Hospital in social services and 12 years as Unified Social Service Director of the Greater Cleveland Salvation Army.
A sister survives, Phyllis Stewart of East Liverpool, along with nieces and nephews: Lawrence "Bink" Applegate, Adrianne Applegate, Edna Anderson, Kay Klubert, Huck Steffen, Cheryl Coie, Deb Bookman, Rick Steffen, Barbara Mathess, Ann Virginia Smith, Tim Treleven, Susie Blazer, Bill Treleven, Richard Treleven, Dirk Treleven, Patty Clunk, Bob Treleven, Jackie Brunle, Jim Treleven and Cindy Rice.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by three sisters, Iris Applegate, Sue Neleigh and Helen Steffen, as well as five brothers, W. Howard Treleven, Thomas Treleven, Richard "Dick" Treleven, Kenneth "Duke" Treleven and Raymond "Bud" Treleven.
Rev. Tanta Luckhardt-Hendricks will conduct a funeral service at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 11 at the Dawson Funeral Home. Family and friends may visit from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. prior to the service.
Memorial tributes may take the form of contributions in care of the East Liverpool Salvation Army, 413 East 4th Street, East Liverpool, Ohio 43920 or Emmanuel Presbyterian Church, 767 Park Boulevard, East Liverpool, Ohio 43920.
View Jane's memorial webpage and send condolences online at www.dawsonfuneralhome.com.