Adriana “Jane” Streng
Adriana “Jane” Streng of Winchester passed away peacefully, with her family by her side, at Kemptville District Hospital on Jan. 3, 2003. She was 92.
She was the beloved wife of the late Leonard Q. Streng. She was born on Sept. 29, 1911 in Holland to father Anthony Van Rhyn and mother Maria (nee Olshoorn).
She was the cherished mother of Leonard (Lisa) of Winchester, Tony (Rikie) of Kemptville, Corrie (Barry Jackson) of Jellicoe, Mary (Malcolm Lahaise) of Lanark, Jane (Marcel Benoit) of Calabogie, John (Thea) of Nepean, Jack (Sue) of Metcalfe, Leona (Ray Murphy) of Bonnyville, Alberta, the late Beth (Harry Lajeunesse) of Kanata, and late infant son Gerard.
She was the proud and devoted grandmother of the late Leo, John (Lyn), Linda (Steve Simzer), Pete (Tess), Gary, and Bill (Kelly) Streng; Debbie (Mike Faubert), Bill, Wendy (Jim Wells), and Mike Streng; Barry, Leon, Robert and Trevor Jackson; Jeff, Greg, Janet, John (Sheri), Kim, and Deanna (Robert Runge) Lahaise; Andrea (Costas Constantakis), and Daniel Benoit; Gregory (Stacey), the late Jason, and Christine Streng; Jeremy, and Tim Streng; Erin, Ryan, Avery, and Lisa Murphy; and Julie (Dan Sarrell), Jamie and Christopher Lajeunesse.
Mrs. Streng was the loving great-grandmother of Kristi, Steven, Derek, the late Jennifer, Kaitlyn, Samantha, Devin, Cole, Noah, the late Sierra, Whitnie, Sarah, Hannah, Joshua, Tayler, Dylan, Spencer, and Adriana.
Friends paid their respects at the Chesterville Funeral Home on Jan. 6. The funeral service took place at St. Mary’s Roman Catholic Church on Jan. 7, officiated by Father John Gillis.
The pallbearers were John Streng, Mike Streng, Barry Jackson, Dan Benoit, John Lahaise, Jamie Lajeunesse, Jeremy Streng, Greg Streng and Ryan Murphy. Burial will take place in the spring at St. Mary’s Cemetery in Chesterville.
For those wishing, donations to the Kemptville District Hospital or Winchester District Memorial Hospital would be appreciated by the family.