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Martha Jane Davern
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DANA- Martha Jane Davern, 79, of Dana, Indiana passed away Monday, August 21, 2017 at 4:28 pm in the emergency room of Union Hospital Clinton. She was a homemaker. She was born January 21, 1938 at Dana, Indiana to the late Ruby J. and Margareit Russell. Survivors include her husband of 52 years, John Davern, I whom she married September 17, 1964; also surviving, one daughter, Joan (Jody) Van Sickle of Dana; one son, John (Angela) Davern, II of Dana; three grandchildren, Dale Van Sickle, April Colyer and Michael Davern; one nephew, Michael Aikman of Arthur, Ilinois. She was preceded in death by two sisters, Jeane and Joann. Services will be 1:00 pm Friday, August 25, at Overpeck-Gooch Funeral Home, 225 N. Maple Street, Dana, with the Rev. Donald Graham officiating. Burial will follow at Friends Chapel Cemetery in Scottland, Illinois. Visitation is 4-8 pm Thursday at Overpeck- Gooch Funeral Home. Online condolences may be shared at

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Dana, IN 47847





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225 Maple Street
Dana, IN 47847


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