Jane Rose (Boomershine) Koger, 75 of Greenville, Ohio, passed away on Friday September 9, 2022 at 11:38 PM at her residence. Jane was born October 10, 1946 in Darke County, Ohio, the daughter of the late Delbert L. and Treva M. (Norris) Boomershine.
Jane worked at the Eagles for 22 years and Kroger’s for 6 years. Jane was a member of East Zion Community Church; she also attended Pleasant View Missionary Church. She loved to read books and watch Cincinnati Reds baseball; she especially loved spending time with her kids and grandkids.
Jane is preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Robert Byron Koger on May 31, 2005 whom she married December 5, 2003; her infant son, Richard Eric Hocker; and her brother, Hugh Boomershine.
Jane is survived by her children and spouses, Merri Niekamp of Versailles, Ron and Cory Hocker of Greenville, Heather Hocker and friend Fred Johnson of Greenville, and Rick and Jody Hocker of Greenville; her grandchildren, Payton Niekamp, Amber (Jacob) Moore, Marissa Hocker, Allison Franklin, Colton (Jordan) Robbins, Makayla Robbins, Luke Hocker, and Layne Hocker; 5 great grandchildren; her sisters and brother in law, Gloria Howell of New Paris, and Kay and Glenn Turner of Painter Creek; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Services will be held on Friday, September 16, 2022 at 10:00 AM at Zechar Bailey Funeral Home with Scott Hobbs officiating. Burial will follow in St. Mary’s Catholic Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 5:00 PM until 8:00 PM on Thursday, September 15, 2022 and 1 hour prior to services on Friday at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital or EverHeart Hospice Fond memories and expressions of sympathy may be shared at www.zecharbailey.com for the Koger family.