Jane Menkhaus

July 22, 1947 - July 6, 2017

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Jane F. Sketch Menkhaus, 69, passed away on Thursday, July 6, 2017. She was a member of St. Agnes Parish in Fort Wright, KY and retired as a Payroll Supervisor from Western and Southern Life Insurance Company after over 40 years of service. Jane was an avid golfer and UK Basketball fan who loved life, spending time with her friends and family and traveling. She was preceded in death by her parents: William and Martha Sketch and sisters: Susan Sketch and Donna Richardson. Jane is survived by her beloved husband of 44 years: David Menkhaus; daughter: Breanne (Brian) Daugherty; sisters: Mary Ann (Richard) Kallmeyer, Sandy Sterling and Mickie Strong and numerous nieces and nephews. A visitation will be held on Tuesday, July 11, 2017 at St. Agnes Church, 1680 Dixie Highway, Fort Wright, KY 41011 from 4:00 P.M. until the Memorial Mass of Christian Burial at 6:00 P.M. Memorials are suggested to University of Cincinnati, Barrett Center, 234 Goodman Avenue, Cincinnati, OH 45219 or Cancer Family Care of Cincinnati, 4790 Redbank Expressway, Suite 128, Cincinnati, OH 45227. Online condolences may be expressed on Facebook or at ConnleyBrothersFuneralHome.com


Gail dickey - Jul 11, 2017

Dave, so sorry to hear of Janie’s passing. She was a very fun gal. I will remember the fun times we all had together at softball games. Take care and May God Bless! Gail Dickey (Kendall).

Donna Ruef - Jul 11, 2017

Thinking of you & your family during this difficult time.
I loved working with your mom, she was a joy to everyone. When she would come into the office after her retirement, she would brighten up my day. I will miss her.
With my Deepest Sympathy,
Love & Prayers,
Donna Ruef

Rose Lindsay - Jul 10, 2017

My condolences go out to the entire Sketch family. Heaven has gained another angel. God bless you all.

Jill Banfield - Jul 10, 2017

Dave, Breanne, Mary Ann, Sandy and Mickie — Just wanted to let you know that you all are in my thoughts and prayers. I will always remember all the fun times that Janie and I had after our initial meeting at Western & Southern after we both graduated from high school. She was my maid-of-honor in my wedding and I was honored to be there for her and Dave’s as well. We shared many laughs and many tears. We were long-time friends. She will be missed. Rest in Peace, Janie! I love you!!

Donna Lange - Jul 10, 2017

I hate those typical messages, sorry for your loss, praying for you and your family…. so here’s mine Jane was a hell of a woman, fun loving and took life as it came. I’ll miss the hell out of that lady. Jane you will be missed by many many family and friends have a blast up there and some day we’ll have a shot of FIREBALL together. Love ya gal. Donna Lange

beverly Reno - Jul 9, 2017

My sincere sympathy to your family. My thought and prayers are with you. Much love is sent your way. My short time with Janie was nothing but spectacular on our golfing outings. She was just one of the most down to earth friends I ever met.
God Bless

Dottie Ostendorf - Jul 9, 2017

I am so sorry to lose such a courageous, lovely friend. She was so full of life and generosity.
I will miss her ever smiling face. I never once heard her complain
about anything.
She will be truly missed.

Mary Jo Sybert - Jul 9, 2017

It was such a pleasure to know Jane, be it ever so briefly, and to play golf with her with the Kenton County Fox League. She was a warm, welcoming lady, fun and funny to be with. Loved that smile! My sympathy and prayers are with her family and her many, many close friends. She will be missed.

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