Evelyn Jane Davis Hamilton, 91, of Union City, passed away, Thursday, December 12, 2019 at Wesbury United Methodist Retirement Community. She was born on December 15, 1927 in Punxsutawney, Pennsylvania a daughter of John W. Davis and Mabel Hauck Davis. She married Ralph Hamilton on August 8, 1947. He preceded her in death on November 24, 2005.
She was a graduate of Clymer High School in Clymer, Pennsylvania, a graduate of Edinboro University with her Master’s Degree in Guidance and Counseling, a graduate of the US Army Cadet Nurse Corps School of Nursing in Indiana, Pennsylvania, and was employed as a Registered Nurse in a variety of positions but most recently with Union City School District for 25 years until her retirement in 1990.
Jane was a member of First United Methodist Church of Union City, the church’s bible study group for 30 years, Pennsylvania State Education Association, and National Education Association.
One of her favorite things was to spend time with her great grandchildren and family.
She is survived by her daughters, Cheryl and Cindy, daughter-in-law Rae, sister-in-law Barb Davis; grandchildren, Meagan Moore, Jeff Hamilton, Justin Dreese and his wife Maria, Shelly Dreese and her fiancé Ryan Lawyer, and Stacy Ingram and her husband Josh; great grandchildren, Alyson Douglas, Laci Moore, Matthew Hamilton, Zoe Messinger, Hudson Hamilton, Henry Hamilton, Oliver Dreese, and Adeline Dreese.
She was preceded in death by her parents, John and Mabel Davis; her husband of 58 years, Ralph Hamilton; brother, Eugene Davis; and son, Barry Hamilton.
Family and friends are welcome to call on Wednesday, December 18th from 2:00pm to 4:00pm and 7:00pm to 9:00pm at First United Methodist Church, 42 E. High Street, Union City. The funeral service will be held at the church on Thursday, December 19th at 11:00am with Pastor Lea Guiney, officiating.
Private burial will follow in Evergreen Cemetery, Union City.
Memorial donations may be made in Jane’s memory to the American Diabetes Association, 2451 Crystal Drive, Suite 900, Arlington, Virginia 22202 (www.diabetes.org) or the American Heart Association, 7272 Greenville Ave., Dallas, Texas 75231 (www.heart.org)
Please take a moment to share a memory, condolence, or to order flowers for the family on Jane’s Book of Memories online at www.warrenglennfh.com
Arrangements have been placed in the care of Warren-Glenn Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Inc., 62 S. Main Street, Union City.