Jean Ann Whitaker

Jean Ann Whitaker

GALION: Funeral Services were held on Monday for Jean Ann Whitaker, 69 of Galion who passed away on Wednesday in Galion Community Hospital following a 5 year illness. She was born in Bucyrus February 10, 1943 to the late Frank and Lilly Neoma Whitaker.

She graduated from Holmes-Liberty High School Class of 1961, and had worked in various factories including Swan Rubber Company, Tecumseh in Marion and retired from the Stahl Corporation in Cardington.

Surviving are her sisters, Gloria Smith of Galion, Jackie Braglin of Ashley, Ohio, and Angie Whitaker of Mansfield; her nephew, Chris Whitaker of Galion; as well as other nieces and nephews; her aunts, Darlene Collins and Edna Harring both of Lima; and her dogs Allie, Levi, and Taz.

Services were officiated by Tim Noggle which was held in the Munz-Pirnstill Funeral Home, burial was in Crawford County Memory Gardens.

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Published in the Marion Star on Jan. 4, 2013