Jane Poole Fanning


Jane Poole Fanning, 93, died on May 24 at McGregor Nursing Home in
Cleveland, Ohio.

Born in Los Angeles, she lived in the Washington area most of her life before
moving to Cleveland three years ago. A graduate of
Central High School and
Strayers Business College, most of her career was as a legal secretary and
office manager in Washington. She was a Certified Professional Secretary and
Certified Administrative Manager and an active member in their associations.
She was also an active member of the John Poole Association and helped
write the genealogy of the family which dates back to the early days of the

Surviving are daughters Joan Hulburt of Cleveland; Jean Busch of Reston,
VA; stepson Michael Fanning of Salisbury, MD; grandchildren Stephen
Hulburt, James Busch, Helane Woodworth and Jennifer Daniels; eleven
great-grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews. Services at LakeView
Cemetery, Lyndhurst, Ohio. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to
The John Poole Association, c/o Ethel Sellman, 627 Sadler Street, Aberdeen,
MD 21001.

Published in The Washington Post on May 26, 2011