1960, Synovec, Jane Feb 3, 1941 – Jan 12, 2012
On Thursday, January 12, 2012, Jane Ruth Synovec of Modesto, California, went to be with the Lord. She was born to the late Jesse and Jennie Harrison on February 3, 1941 in Leota, Minnesota. Jane graduated from Emerson High School in Emerson, Iowa. She also graduated from Grace Bible Institute in Omaha Nebraska with a degree in Biblical Studies. Jane later went on to receive her BA degree from Antioch University in Santa Barbara, California, in 1983. Jane and her husband to be, Vernon Synovec, attended college together, where they formed a life-long relationship and were married on July 27, 1977. In those 35 years, they only spent one day apart and loved to spend their time together, both personally and professionally. Jane and her husband owned and operated Acceptance Insurance Services. They worked in their business every day together. Jane is survived by her husband Vernon of Modesto, CA; and children, Terry and his wife Michele, and Todd, all of Fremont, NE, and Rebecca and husband Keith Briggs of Evergreen, CO. Jane had two grandchildren, Tyler, and Trevor. Her 8 siblings include: Phyllis McKenna of Washington, Ida Pierce of Oregon, Mark Harrison of Council Bluffs, IA, Marcella Puentes of Tucson, AZ, Hannah Bayly of Warman, Sask, CAN, Peter Harrison of Washington, Jake Harrison of Oregon, and Gyda Noll of Modesto, CA. Jane was preceded in death by both of her parents; as well as her youngest brother Wesley Harrison; and her precious dog Trudy. Jane had a love of giving to others and her community. Her passions were decorating, antiques, attending Bible studies, and gardening.
A MEMORIAL SERVICE will be held at Christ Community Church, 404 S. 108th Ave., Omaha, 11am, Monday, May 7. Lunch will follow the Service at the Church.
Published in Omaha World-Herald on May 6, 2012