Jean Mae Wendel

Jean Mae Wendel of Malvern Jean Mae Wendel, 86, passed away peacefully at home on Feb. 11, 2013. Jean was born in Lynn, Mass. and was the daughter of the late Helen Prince. She graduated from Lynn English High School in 1945. Jean is survived by her sons, Martin M. Wendel (Melody), Stephen J. Wendel (Jane) and Daniel J. Wendel; daughter, Joan M. Wendel (James Smith); her grandchildren, Zachary, Nathan, and Angelica; and her beloved cousin Dorothy Rhodes of Peabody, Mass. Jean enjoyed bowling in her younger years. She enjoyed volunteering at the Brandywine River Museum in Chadds Ford, and later working in the museum's gift shop. Interment will be private. Online condolences can be posted at

Published in The Daily Local on Feb. 19, 2013