Detloff, Jane L., Saginaw, Michigan


Passed away on Sunday, April 6, 2014 at Barton Woods Assisted Living. She was 78 years old. Jane Lois Pildner was born on September 25, 1935 in Saginaw, Michigan to the late Daniel J. Jr. and Bertha M. (Gillam) Pildner. Jane married Ralph W. Detloff on June 30, 1956; he preceded her in death on December 26, 1995. She graduated from Saginaw High School with the Class of 1953. Jane was a member of St. John Lutheran Church and the American Business Women’s Association. She also volunteered in the Saginaw Township Public Schools and with the Saginaw County Republican Party. In her spare time, she enjoyed crafts, gardening, and baking. Surviving are her daughter, Tamara Detloff and husband, Stuart Banner; two grandchildren, Jillian and Harrison Banner; sister, Karolyn (Robert) Chicky; brother, Martin (Mollie) Pildner; and many other family members and friends. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband of 39 years, Ralph; son, Kevin R. Detloff; two brothers, Kurt R. and Robert D. Pildner; and sister, Sally M. Prince. A Funeral Service will take place on Thursday, April 10, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. at the Deisler Funeral Home, 2233 Hemmeter Road (off State). Pastor Gary Hansen will officiate. Private entombment will take place at Oakwood Mausoleum. Friends are welcome to visit with the family at the funeral home on Wednesday, April 9, 2014 from 6:00-8:00 p.m. and on Thursday, from 10:00 a.m. until the time of service. Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider memorials to St. John Lutheran Church, 915 Federal Ave., Saginaw MI 48607. Please share your thoughts and memories with the family at the funeral home or through www.deislerfuneralhome.com.