Ada "Jane" Naval

Born: Sat., Mar. 27, 1920
Died: Mon., Jul. 18, 2016

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Ada “Jane” Naval, 96, of 825 Woodward Ave, Lock Haven, passed away at the Susque View Home on July 18, 2016. She was born March 27, 1920 in Woolrich to the Late George And Jesse McAlister Ohl.

Jane graduated from Lock Haven High School in 1938 and Lock Haven University in 1942, where she earned her teaching degree.

Jane married John L. Naval to September 18,1942; who survives at home.

Jane taught in the Jersey Shore Elementary School, retiring in 1982, after 40 years of teaching. she continued to volunteer at the school for an additional 27 years, and in 2009 was awarded the PAESSP/Metlife Service to Children Award.

Jane was a lifetime member of the Woolrich Church. She was a volunteer for the annual Piper Fly-In, having been active with the Piper Fly-In for numerous years, Jane was awarded a plaque for member of the Piper Fly-In Board & Registration Chairman for 2010.

In addition to her husband, Jane is survived by many nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents, four brothers and four sisters.

Private services will be at the convenience of the family at the Yost-Gedon Funeral Home & Cremation Services , 121 W. Main St., Lock Haven, PA.

Memorial contributions in Jane’s name may be made to the Woolrich Community United Methodist Church, 1080 Park Ave., Woolrich, PA.

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Ann Green
   Posted Thu July 21, 2016
Mrs Navel was a wonderful teacher. Her students were very important to her. She helped my brother when he entered Jr High. My parents were very grateful. I remember he with great fondness and am sorry she has passed. There certainly is a special place for her in the beyond!

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