OBITUARY

Jane Frances Gerwig Wharton

May 22, 1936December 8, 2017

Jane Gerwig Wharton wife of Terrance(Terry) D Wharton passed to her eternal glory on December 8, 2017 as a result of Alzheimers. She was the loving mother of Rebecca Lynn Yates (Robert) of Warrenton, Virginia and Andrew Scott Wharton (Cindy Joy) of Houston, Texas. She was the Grandmother of David Edward and Sarah Jane Yates, and Angela Nicole, Alexander Scott, and Annette Tifiney Wharton. Jane was the identical twin sister of Margorie G. Mehl (Leo) of Hudson Ohio who preceded her in death and sister Helen Albright of Parkersburg, West Virginia. The family prefers that you make contributions in lieu of flowers to the Lamb Center, 3160 Campbell Drive, PO Box 1385 Fairfax, Virginia 22031 or Doctors without Borders, 333 Seventh Ave, 2nd Floor, New York, NY 10001. A Memorial Service celebrating her life will be held at Truro Anglican Church, 10520 Main Street, Fairfax, Virginia 22030 on Saturday January 20th at 4 PM.

Services

  • Memorial Service

    Saturday, January 20, 2018

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Jane Frances Gerwig Wharton

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Ed Irwin

January 19, 2018

My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family in your time of grief. May your memories bring you comfort.

theresa stein

January 16, 2018

My condolences to the family. Mr Wharton, my thoughts are with you and your family. Peace, Theresa Stein

January 9, 2018

Steve and I are so sorry that Jane and Terry spent their final days together with her suffering from this horrible disease. Yet, true to the conscience of Christianity that led their lives, love followed Jane's trip to her Heavenly Father. Steve worked for Terry for many years and enjoyed all of them. Terry treated his fellow workers with dignity and compassion. Jane's teaching life fulfilled her and brought kindness, humor, and intelligence to all her lucky students. We pray that her family recognizes the richness that she brought to their lives, and we pray that their sorrow eases with time as they feel her presence and her grace infusing their lives.
Much love and many prayers~
Steven Rodgers and Kathleen Barry~Rodgers
Purcellville, Virginia

Donald Baer

January 5, 2018

I worked for Mr. Wharton for Loudoun County Va. You could not find a better supervisor. I am not just saying this, it is true. I' am very sorry for your loss and you will see her again. Don Baer and thanks for all your help getting me where I am in my job.