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Jean Wigglesworth Obituary
Jean Kelly Wigglesworth passed away on February 25, 2014, at the age of 91. Beloved mother of Jamie and Janet; grandmother of Thea and Avery; and aunt of Paxton Williams. Jean was born in Los Angeles but her roots were in Amarillo, Texas where she grew up. A true Texan, she had a youthful passion for horseback riding. After preparatory schooling at The Roycemore School and Penn Hall, Jean graduated from Purdue University where she was a member of Kappa Alpha Theta. After graduation she worked as a lab technician at Presbyterian Hospital in Chicago and later as an office assistant for Dr. E.R. Kimball of Glenview. Jean was married for 63 years to James D. Wigglesworth, Jr. who passed away in 2012. She loved playing golf at Skokie Country Cub, was active in the Infant Welfare Society of Evanston and the PTA and led Girl Scout and Cub Scout troops. A memorial service will be held at Northfield Community Church, 400 Wagner Rd., Northfield; time and date are pending. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Northfield Community Church. Arrangements by N.H. Scott & Hanekamp Funeral Home, 847-998-1020.
Published in a Chicago Tribune Media Group Publication on Feb. 28, 2014
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