Jane Vaughn

August 6, 1927February 3, 2019

On Sunday, February 3, 2019, Jane Vaughn (née Kolbenstetter), passed away at the age of 91. She died peacefully at Hospice of Hamilton with family by her side. Jane was born on August 6, 1927, in Hamilton, Ohio, to Elmer and Anna Kolbenstetter. She married Harold (Arky) Vaughn in 1947 and they celebrated their 71st wedding anniversary just last year. Jane and Arky worked closely together running Vaughn Realty and Auctioneers. She loved family time, playing golf with friends, and the beach in Ft. Myers Beach, Florida. She was a lifelong member of Faith Church on Millville Avenue. She is survived by her husband, son John (Susan) Vaughn, and daughter Connie Roush (née Vaughn); grandchildren Elizabeth Vaughn (Brad), Patrick Vaughn, Katryn (Michael) Bowman, and Matthew (Gillian) Roush; 5 great-grandchildren; and her sisters Elaine Morner and Fay Wood. She is preceded in death by her parents and siblings, Esther Kolbenstetter, Ruth Cooley, Mary Ann Klink, Ray Kolbenstetter, and Robert Kolbenstetter. A celebration of Jane’s life will be held at 1:00pm on Wednesday, February 6, 2019, at Faith Church, 1877 Millville Ave. Hamilton,Ohio 45013. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations to Faith Church.


  • Faith United Church of Christ


  • Celebration of Life Wednesday, February 6, 2019

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Gary Frost

February 6, 2019

I'm so sorry to hear of her passing, Arky has always come to my dining room at Berkeley Square and got food from me to take to Jane she will be missed very much she was a very nice lady, I won't forget her

Jane Rose Green

February 5, 2019

Jane and I shared many happy times at the Elks Golf course; it seemed we laughed as much as we golfed. She was a great gal and she will be remembered fondly. Jane Green

Jack Corso

February 5, 2019

Arky- My deepest sympathy to you and your family

David & Diane McClain

February 5, 2019

Arky and family, we was so sad to learn of Jane's passing. Such a lovely lady! You all are in our thoughts and prayers. We hope that knowing she is now in the comforting arms of our Lord and all your precious memories of the joy, love, and laughter she brought to your lives will sustain you always. Love, Diane & David McClain

Toni Sergent

February 5, 2019

Arky, and family so very sorry for your loss Jane was always such a wonderful lady to talk with.

marty wright

February 5, 2019

My condolences to Arky,Susan,John,Liz and Patrick,Gabe and Lily .Jane was one of the sweetest ladies that I have had the privilege to know for many years. My prayers and love to the family .
Love and hugs,
Marty Wright