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Jane Elizabeth (Goosman) Wilke

December 15, 1936 ~ December 24, 2023 (age 87) 87 Years Old

Jane Wilke Obituary

Jane E. (Goosman) Wilke, 87, of Sandusky, passed away late Sunday evening, December 24, 2023, at the MetroHealth Medical Center, in Cleveland, OH.

   Born on December 15, 1936, in Sandusky, OH the daughter of Richard Louis and Ruth Marie (Horn) Goosman.  She was a 1954 graduate of Sandusky High School.

   For many years, Jane was a special needs teacher at the Betty Rinderle School and later went on to be a probation officer for the Erie County Juvenile Department, before retiring.

   Jane is survived by her four children, Robert (Pamela) Wilke III, Julia Wilke-Bittinger, Paul (Tammy) Wilke and Richard (Debra) Wilke;  her seven grandchildren, Jennifer (Alex) Etchill, Robert Wilke IV, Sarah (Luke) Thoene, Sean Bittinger, Erica Wilke-Chuhay, Katie Wilke-Stefani, and Kelly Wilke; seven great-grandchildren, Eian, Eli, Wilke, Tommi, Ruthie, Elle, and Jaylee; her two sisters, Carol Lippus and Patricia Keville; and many nieces and nephews.

   She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Robert Wilke, Jr. (1990); and her sister, Mary Klever. 

   It was her wish to be cremated.  A private family service will be held at a later date. 

   The family suggests that memorial contributions be made in her memory to one's favorite charity.

   Arrangements are entrusted to the David F. Koch Funeral and Cremation Services, 520 Columbus Avenue, Sandusky.


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