Marilyn Jane Monn
Caring and Dedicated Nurse -
Marilyn Jane Monn, age 89, of Newville, went to be with her Lord and Savior on Wednesday, November 4, 2020. Jane was born on Wednesday, June 17, 1931, in Harrisburg to the late John Brechbill and Barbara Elva (Meyers) Monn. In addition to her parents, Jane is preceded in death by her brother, Ward Ivan Monn; and her longtime friend, Betty Jane Oldham.
Jane’s survivors include her brother, John C. Monn and his wife, Sharon; her sister, Elizabeth Werner; her sister-in-law, Madeline Monn of McDonough, GA; several nieces and nephews; and her grand-nieces and nephews.
Jane graduated from The Harrisburg Polyclinic Hospital School of Nursing in 1953. She stayed in the area for a year before heading to New Mexico to serve as a nurse at the Navajo Brethren in Christ Mission. Jane then graduated from Messiah College in the 1960’s with a bachelor’s of science degree in Nursing. She also served as a nurse throughout the South Central Pennsylvania area.
All are welcome to join Jane’s family for her in-person gathering of family and friends and virtual time of gathering at 10:00 a.m. at Buhrig Funeral Home & Crematory, 37 East Main Street, Mechanicsburg, PA 17055, and her virtual visitation at 10:50 a.m. via video chat or telephone on Wednesday, November 11, 2020, until time of service at 11:00 a.m.; with Pastor Lynda Gephart officiating. Jane’s family invites everyone to join them for a time of food and fellowship at Buhrig’s Gathering Place (next to the funeral home) immediately following the service. Burial will immediately follow the reception in Brechbill Cemetery in Chambersburg. Cremation was private.
Contributions in celebration of Jane’s life can be made to Green Ridge Village, 210 Big Spring Road, Newville, PA 17241, www.presbyterianseniorliving.org/online-donations.
Jane’s family has entrusted her care to Buhrig Funeral Home & Crematory in Mechanicsburg, (717) 766-3421. Read Jane’s full obituary, view her memorial picture, offer condolences and sympathy, share stories and memories, upload photographs and videos, light a candle and sign her official guest book by visiting Buhrig.com
Virtual Gathering via Video Chat
Family and friends are welcome to join Jane's family via video chat or telephone on Wednesday, November 11, 2020, beginning at approximately 10:00 a.m. Eastern Standard Time.
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Green Ridge Village
210 Big Spring Road, Newville PA 17241