Jeane Gainer Falkenbury
June 5, 1932 – June 10, 2019
Jeane G. Falkenbury, 87, of Charlotte, NC passed away June 10, 2019. She was born June 5, 1932 in Parkersburg, WV to the late Carl and Helen Gainer. Jeane graduated from Marietta College with a BS in Biology. She married Stephen D. Falkenbury, Jr. on January 16, 1960. Jeane and Steve traveled the Americas during his career as an Army officer before settling in Charlotte in 1974. They continued their love for travel and meeting new people in retirement. Jeane was an active member of the St. Peter’s Episcopal Church, St. Mary’s Guild and the Professional Engineers of North Carolina Auxiliary.
Jeane is predeceased by her husband, Steve. She is survived by her four children, Stephen Falkenbury III (Elke), John Falkenbury (Barbara), Pamela Albright, and Paul Falkenbury (Tina). Jeane and Steve have seven grandchildren: James, Catherine, Lindsay, Mary Madison, Anna, Lena and Mazin and one great-grandchild, Emma James.
Funeral services will be held at 2:00 pm on Friday, June 14, 2019 in the chapel of Harry and Bryant Funeral Home, 500 Providence Rd., Charlotte, NC 28207. The family will receive guests from 1:00-1:45 pm prior to the service. Interment will follow at Evergreen Cemetery, 4426 Central Ave., Charlotte, NC 28215.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorial contributions be given to Saint Peter’s Episcopal Church, 115 W 7th Street, Charlotte, NC 28202 or Thompson Child and Family Focus, attn: Fund Development, 6800 Saint Peter’s Lane, Matthews, NC 28105.
- Visitation Friday, June 14, 2019
- Funeral Service Friday, June 14, 2019