E. Peebles Young
Jane E. Peebles Young,
91, of State Street, died Sunday afternoon, April 14, at the
home of her son and daughter-in-law, Peter D. and Patricia
Peebles, Lowville, under the care of her family and Lewis
A memorial service will be held 5 p.m. Tuesday, April 16, at
Iseneker Funeral Home, Inc., with Rev. Bruce W. Chapman,
retired Methodist minister, officiating. There are no
calling hours. Burial will be at the convenience of the
family in Martinsburg Cemetery. A gathering will immediately
follow the memorial service at the VFW in Lowville.
Born Aug. 22, 1921, in the town of Martinsburg, a daughter
of the late Olin and Mae Flander Moore, she attended rural
school on the Gardner Road.
She married McClure “Pat” Peebles on Aug. 18, 1940, at
First Mennonite Church in New Bremen, with Rev. French
officiating. Mr. Peebles died in March 1983.
She worked for several years at Baker’s Grill, two years
at Greystone Manor Nursing Home in Martinsburg, and worked
as a cleaner at social services for a couple of years.
Jane moved to Carthage, and was a caregiver for private
homes for several years, retiring in 1986.
She enjoyed crocheting and walking.
Surviving are six children and their spouses, Francis John
and Marcia Peebles, Clayton, N.C., Ida Mae Roberts, Vernon,
Conn., Douglas Lee and Joyce Peebles, Harrisville, Mark
Allen and Diane Peebles, Natural Bridge, Peter D. and
Patricia Peebles, Lowville, and David Patrick Peebles and
his companion, Ellen Brock, Deferiet; a sister-in-law, Helen
Moore, Deer River; 23 grandchildren, 40 great-grandchildren
and a great-great grandson; nieces, nephews and
She was predeceased by two sons, Grant Olin Peebles in 1958,
and Edward McClure Peebles in 1991; five brothers, Leon,
Edward, Robert, George and Francis Moore; a half-brother,
Arthur Finn; and a sister, Florence Young.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Friends of
Lewis County Hospice, P.O. Box 266, Lowville, NY 13367.
Condolences may be made online at www.isenekerfuneralhome.com.
Information provided by Iseneker Funeral Home of Lowville and