She received a BA from Cornell University in 1950, an MA from Michigan State University in 1971, and a Ph. Twenty years later, after raising two children, she returned to CCE working first in Schuyler and later Cortland counties.She was the assistant extension director for staff development at Cornell University until her retirement in 1996.He was predeceased by his wife of 49 years, Betty Jane Henry, in April 2001.Harland was a lifelong entrepreneur, ranging from Pepsi-Cola distribution to real estate to antiques.Marian worked at Artistic Cards in Elmira, and previously as a secretary at Bendix in Elmira. She loved to pick up sea shells on the beaches of Florida and Myrtle Beach.Surviving are her son, Lance and Pamela Powell of Red Creek, NY; daughter, Kathy Smith of Summerville, SC; four grandchildren, Lance (Greta) Powell of Omaha, Nebraska, Luree (Doug) Avery of Watkins Glen, NY, George Powell of Red Creek, NY and Christy (Tom) Chapman of Painted Post, NY; two great grandchildren; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.Jane was a loving and devoted daughter, sister, wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, and aunt; a loyal friend, and a respected colleague to many.A memorial service will be held for Jane at the First Presbyterian Church, 315 N.
Jane is survived by her loving and devoted husband, Carl A. Jane and Carl built a home, lovingly blended their families, worked at their farm on Coddington Road and traveled the country and world together.
Age 83, of Beaver Dams, NY, passed away on Tuesday, July 10, 2018 at home.
She was born in Montour Falls, NY on February 16, 1935, the daughter of the late Starr and Claribel (Finch) Martin, and graduated from Watkins Glen High School.
Age 87, of Montour Falls, NY, passed away on Thursday, July 12, 2018 at Seneca View Skilled Nursing Facility.
Harland was born in Canisteo, NY on May 5, 1931, the son of the late Miles and Bernice (Potter) Stephens.