Mary Jane Baxter
(Died January 13, 2012)
Baxter, Mary Jane of Tipp City, Ohio went home to be with her heavenly Father whom she loved so much, her mother Veronica, father Donald, infant son Donald, brother Paul, and sister Donna on January 13, 2012. Jane is survived by her loving husband of 48 years Floyd and her wonderful children; Frank and Susan Baxter, Vandalia; Shelly and Dave Layman, Lexington, OH; Debbie Baxter and Garth, Dayton. Her beautiful granddaughters Natalie and Emma Baxter; Marissa and Sophia Layman. Also surviving are her brothers and their families James (Pat) France and Edward (Rosie) France, both of Canton, OH and many nieces and nephews. She graduated from Canton Central Catholic High School and worked as a secretary for Ohio Bell Telephone Company before her marriage. She was the Vice President of Baxter Enterprises. She was the Co-Founder of Dayton Doll Study Club; member of the Ohio Valley Doll Collectors Club; and American Contract Bridge League. Jane also enjoyed gardening her flowers, cooking and baking, and entertaining her beautiful family and wonderful friends. Mass of Christian burial will be held 10:30 am Wednesday, January 18, 2012 at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, S. Hyatt St., Tipp City. Father Marc R. Sherlock officiating. Burial will be in St. John Cemetery, Tipp City. Visitation 5 – 8 pm Tuesday at FRINGS AND BAYLIFF FUNERAL HOME, 327 W. Main St. Tipp City, OH 45371 and one hour prior to the funeral mass at the church on Wednesday. Contributions may be made to Hospice of Dayton or St. John the Baptist Catholic Church in memory of Jane.