Scarborough, Jane Howard

March 20, 2006

On Thursday, March 16, 2006, JANE HOWARD SCARBOROUGH, 85, of Wilmington, DE. Born Norhteast, MD, Mrs. Scarborough was the daughter of the late John and Bess Howard. She was a professional dancer, studying ballet, Spanish dancing, tap and ballroom dancing. Early in her career, she performed extensively, but later left the show business to preside over a large ballet school in Bel Air, MD where she taught 13 years. In 1965, she moved to Wilmington and opened "Ecole de Ballet" - a small selective school where all students received individual attention in the art of classical ballet. For 6 years, several students of the school appeared in Colonial Williamsburg's summer stock productions of "The Common Glory". She is survived by her husband of 45 years, Wayne Scarborough; two daughters, Vivian Wilkinson, of TN and Jo Mc Lean, of Newark, DE; and her step-son, Lee Scarborough, of Wilmington. Family and friends are invited to funeral services on Thursday, March 23, at 11:30 A.M. at Mealey Funeral Home, LImestone and Milltown Roads, Wilmington. Calling hours will be after 10:30 A.M. Interment will follow at the Delaware Veteran's Cemetery, Bear. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests contributions to the SPCA, PO Box 6067, Stanton, DE 19804. www. Mealeyfuneralhomes.com

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