Jane Elizabeth Pehnke

September 30, 1940 - January 2, 2014
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Jane Elizabeth Pehnke, 73, of Galveston, passed away Thursday, January 2, 2014, at her residence. She was born September 30, 1940, in Galveston, to Melvin and Irabel Green. Jane was a wonderful cook who enjoyed having friends over for a gourmet dinner. She also loved traveling, boat rides, and time spent at the family’s camp on Moody Island.

Janie was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Lee Allwyn Pehnke; and sister-in-law, Helga Green.

She is survived by her son, Jedd J. Pehnke and Barbara Alcala; grandson, Robert Lee Pehnke; brother, Jedd Harris Green; nephews, Jeffery Forester Green and Cy Green; niece, Heidi Green; daughter-in-law, Misty Pehnke; and special friends: Sandy Pierce, Karen and Bill Fullen, Helen Sharbach, Glenda Brown, and Ricky Brown; and numerous others who knew and loved her.

Janie’s family will receive visitors beginning at 10:00 am, Monday, January 6th, at Malloy & Son Funeral Home. A funeral service will begin at 11:00 am at the funeral home with Rev. Doug Guthier officiating. Burial will follow at Galveston Memorial Park in Hitchcock.

Pallbearers will be Mario Ayala, Bill Fullen, Lloyd E. Bullard, Ben Daniel, Chase Williams, and Tristen Pierce.

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Born: September 30, 1940
Died: January 2, 2014

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Ernie Stein posted on 11/30/-1

My heart goes out to the family of Jane Pehnke. Jane was not only a friend, but my first true girlfriend when we were in the ninth grade. She later married one of my best buddies, Lee. May they both Rest in Peace.


Ted C. Mc Neel S. posted on 11/30/-1

JoAnn and I send our sympathy and condolences in the passing of Janie Green Pehnke. She will be missed as she was a 'gift' to those she loved and who loved her. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all - I too am also a 'Green." Ted C. Mc Neel Sr.


Robbie Guarenlo posted on 11/30/-1

Deeply sorry for you loss. In our prays. The Guarnelo family.


Jason & Trish Franklin posted on 11/30/-1

JJ, I am so sorry to hear about your mom. She was always so kind to everyone. We are sending prayers your way my old friend. May the lord keep and bless you in this time of mourning.


Lisa Keeler posted on 11/30/-1

JJ, I am so sorry to hear of your mother's passing. I know you are heartbroken. But, know that she is in God's kingdom now, back to her healed self having the time of her life. I know she has already tracked PeeWee down and is making sure he is towing the line. :-) Please let me know if you need anything. Lisa Keeler