Jane Oler Obituary

Jane Oler

Jane Oler January 28, 1950 – October 17, 2020 In the early morning of Saturday, October 17, 2020, our beautiful sister, amazing aunt, and wonderful friend passed away at the age of 70 following a courageous battle with Alzheimer’s. Jane was born in Idaho Falls, Idaho to Maurice and Isobel Erikson Oler on January 28, 1950. In I972, Jane graduated from BYU with a teaching degree in Health Science and a minor in Business. She later received a master’s degree in Advanced Education Administration. In November of 1972, she left on a mission serving in the Indiana – Michigan Mission. This was a wonderful time in Jane’s life. Jane devoted herself to church, family, and her career as a teacher and an administrator in the Clark County School District in Las Vegas, Nevada. She retired on January 27, 2006 Jane followed the Lord’s commandment to love one another. Her love was unconditional, and she offered it without price or condition. She quietly supported her siblings, nieces, nephews and many friends as they encountered many of life’s joys and challenges. Jane loved the Lord and possessed a strong, unwavering testimony of the Gospel of Jesus Christ. She faithfully served in many callings throughout her life. She was proceeded in death by her mother (1964), her father (1999), and her stepmother Lillian Ellis Oler (1999), and many loving aunts and uncles that loved her dearly. Although she will be missed, there is a grand reunion taking place in paradise. Well done, Jane, until we meet again. Jane is survived by her brothers, Stephen (Sue), David (Terry), Douglas (Susan), and Joseph Oler and stepbrothers Eddie (Marty), Bryce (Debbi), Jay (Sally) , Brad (Don), and Troy (Andra) Ellis, and a stepsister, Denise Daniels. The family wishes to express their love and gratitude to Esther Winn and Sue Oler for their loving care and patience for Jane during the past three years. The family will receive friends on Saturday, October 24, 2020 from 1:00-1:45 p.m. at Nalder Funeral Home (110 West Oat Street) in Shelley, Idaho. Funeral services for close friends and family will follow at 2:00 p.m. The funeral can be viewed on Nalder Funeral Home Facebook page. Interment will be at the Shelley Hillcrest Cemetery. In lieu of flowers please make a donation to your favorite charity. *
January 28, 1950 - October 17, 202001/28/195010/17/2020
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The Las Vegas Ladies of the Evening
October 22
We delighted in your wit and wisdom, laughed at your jokes, and loved every minute of your presence. Until we meet again, we are loving you.
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Jill Clark LaFrance
5 days ago
I had thought to send my dear Oler cousins sympathy cards, and I have a few on hand. But none had the right sentiment. Aren't we all so happy for Jane? Her life was lived beautifully and now those on the other side, who have missed her so desperately are having a wonder... Continue Reading
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Jayne Clark
6 days ago
Cousin Jane taught me to drive a stick shift -- a huge rite of passage for my freedom-seeking 16-year-old self. At the time, Jane was living with our family in McLean, Va., while working two demanding full-time jobs to save up for a mission. That she found the time and e... Continue Reading
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Kathy Skoy Redd
6 days ago
I have so many fond memories of Jane, through childhood, highschool, college and post'mission. I am most grateful for her positive attitude that anything is possible, and her bright outlook on life. He had the great ability to take the most dire situation, and turn it i... Continue Reading
Pearl Adolphson
6 days ago
Steve and Sue so sorry for your loss. We are so glad we got to know Jane. Enjoyed spending some time with her. We are so impressed for the love and care you showed Jane. Love Dick and Pearl Adolphson
Jan Bentley
6 days ago
From Rick Oler and Jan Oler Bentley - Jane was a special lady. She would always bring her horse "Chime" down the block to give us kids rides. She would pull up to the embankment in Grandpa Oler's front yard so the smaller kids could climb on. Fond memories.
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sheron stevens
6 days ago
Fond memories of my dear friend of over 40 years -- I was remembering our great adventure backpacking through Germany, Austria & Switzerland with Jane navigating! Alice White, Susan May and I would just give Jane the map and she would tell us where to go. We took turns d... Continue Reading
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Tydon Oler
1 week ago
Love you Jane. You helped me greatly through a difficult development time in my life. I owe you a great amount of gratitude for helping shape my life.
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Tribute Store
1 week ago
We were all saddened by the news of Jane's passing. Our thoughts are with you today. Sincerely, Karen, Earl, Jim, Bob & Doug Christison
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Marilyn Harker Nichols
October 22
Jane and I grew up together as buddies. She has always been kind and generous. She always thought of others first. Jane loved and cared for her brothers and her dad for many years and no matter what we were doing she would stop to attend to their needs. Jane could pl... Continue Reading
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Deborah Kae Searle Hobbs McAlpin
October 22
As a cousin that lived through the field from Jane and her family, I noticed how patient, loving and caring Jane was with her siblings. She always had a smile on her face even though there were many trials for her family. I will always remember her and laugh that broug... Continue Reading