Mary Jane Henck

  • Born: August 4, 1943
  • Died: October 12, 2020
  • Location: Hobe Sound, Florida

Busch Funeral and Crematory Services

7501 Ridge Road
Parma, OH 44129
Tel. (440) 842-7800

Tribute & Message From The Family

Mary Jane Henck was the last daughter born on 8/4/1943 to Lester & Mable Newbrough, in Brownsville PA. She was baby sister to brothers John, Steve, Rick and James and sister Julie. Jane was born without a hip socket and spent her first thee years of life in a lower body cast until Pittsburgh doctors could help her. Throughout her life she ensued three total hip surgeries and two component upgrade surgeries. Jane lived her childhood in Little Mexico, PA. She graduated from Beth Center High School in 1961. Upon graduation, Jane married her husband Of 59 years Charles Henck. They relocated to Cleveland, OH and began their great journey in life. Jane blessed their family with the birth of a son Charles Lester. She was employed for 32 years with the Ohio Bell then ATT communications. During her exceptional career, she enjoyed meeting, greeting and enhancing the lives of numerous people. Jane built lasting friendships that lasted through her lifetime.

She was blessed with a wonderful daughter-in-law Martha and an awesome grandson Travis both of whom she adored.

After retirement at the young age of 50, Jane volunteered her time with the Stevens Ministers and Mothers Against Drunk Drivers. Jane and Chuck retired to South Florida where she lived out her final years in the sun and salt that she loved so much.

There is no doubt that Jane lived every day to the fullest with kindness compassion and love for mankind. Those who knew her were truly blessed those who did not missed out on knowing one hell of a women.

May she Rest In Peace in the arms of the Lord.

Jane leaves behind her husband Chuck; son and daughter in law, Yenks and Martha; grandson Travis; brother and sister in law Jim and Jenny; sister in law Gail and Sandy Marraccini (Dave) and many nieces and nephews.

Jane passed away October 12, 2020. Memorials may be forwarded to the American Heart Association, 3816 Paysphere Circle Chicago, IL 60674.

Funeral service at the funeral home on Saturday, October 17 at 3PM. Attendance is limited to 50 people. Funeral to be webcasted, details listed below. No luncheon to follow. Inurnment at Hope Memorial Gardens. Friends may call at Babitt-Busch Funeral Home, 9350 Ridge Road, North Royalton from 11-3PM. 440.237.4569

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Condolence & Memory Journal

Dear Chuck, we are so sorry for your loss of your dear wife. We remember you both from Parma South and had fun joking with Mary Jane at church . She was a good sport and such a nice person, and so were you. Our deepest sympathies. Norma Fink and Hedra Harrison

Posted by Norma Fink - North Royalton, OH - Acquaintance   October 25, 2020


Aunt Janie you were always so easy to talk to. Your advise was so sincere, I could count on feeling totally rejuvenated after spending time with you. Your energy, and laughter radiated through a room. Your laughter is heard as I remember you. Your light will never burn out. Rest in peace my dear loving Aunt.

Posted by Loretta Fearon - Lakewood, OH - Family   October 17, 2020

When I think of you, Jane, I will smile. You were an inspiration and a wonderful friend. Your great sense of humor and infectious laugh will always be with me. Once a Ding-A-Ling, always a Ding-a-Ling!! My thoughts and prayers go out to you and your family.

Posted by Kathy Swetkis - Westlake, OH - Friend   October 17, 2020

Our sincere condolences to Chuck & the entire family. We spent many special days together thru the years, here in Ohio & Florida. Jane will be deeply missed. God Bless Jane & her entire family

Posted by Kenneth & Eleanor Cook - Parma, OH - Friend   October 16, 2020

Our sincere sympathy on the loss of our good friend , Jane. Our 45 year friendship has been a true joy. Our many lunches, dinners, and especially the dinners at Carole's at Christmas was so full of laughter and fun. She will be truly missed. Our prayers and love are with Chuck and family.

Posted by George and Kathy Pizzillo - Avon, OH - Friend   October 16, 2020

My prayers and thoughts go out to a wonderful lady I had the privilege to know. Always happy with a beautiful smile on her face always. I will think kindly and often of Jane, for she will not be forgotten. Cheryl Wolf

Posted by Cheryl Wolf - Concord, OH - Family Friend   October 16, 2020

Sincere sympathies to the family. I was not lucky enough to know her but I know second hand from friends that she was much loved and my heart goes out to them in this time of sorrow.

Posted by Paula Thomas - Beaver Falls, PA   October 16, 2020

R.I.P. Aunt Janie forever in my mind and heart. You were always so happy, generous, and funny. My heart ❤ is heavy for the Henck family for their loss of such an angel.

Posted by Avis St.Clair - Bowling Green, KY - Family   October 15, 2020

My sincere condolences to you Chuck and your entire family. Jane is at home resting in the arms of Jesus. She was a dear dear friend. We had so many good conversations and such fun together. I already miss her. I remember our last conversation even though it was a little difficult. I will treasure it.

Posted by Claudia Batke - Parma, OH - Family Friend   October 15, 2020

Jane was a joy to know. We rarely saw her without a big smile.

Posted by Marty and Jeanie Stevenson - Strongsville, OH - Friend   October 15, 2020

We would like to offer our deepest condolences to Chuck, his family and friends . God bless!!!

Posted by Mike & Pauline Gagnon - Hobe Sound, FL - Friend   October 15, 2020

Rest in peace my dear, dear friend. I have our memories of all the wonderful things we did together. You will be missed every day. Love ya, BJ

Posted by Barb Conway - Grafton, OH - Friend   October 15, 2020

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