COLUMBUS - Imogene "Jean" (nee: Ramey) Kendrick, 84, formerly of Lorain, Ohio, passed away in Columbus, Ohio on Friday, December 20, 2013.
Jean was born on March 6, 1929 in Portsmouth, Ohio. She lovingly raised two children with her husband and was a proud homemaker. Jean enjoyed crafts, ceramics, crocheting and listening to her bluegrass, country and gospel music. She had a heart of gold and met no strangers and helped everyone. She lived for her children and grandchildren and cherished her great-granddaughter.
She is survived by her loving daughter, Bonita Kendrick with Jerry Ruzicka of Columbus, Ohio; loving son, Jim (Janie) Kendrick of Dacula, Ga.; granddaughter, Sara Kendrick of Dacula, Ga.; grandson, Benjamin (Vanessa) Kendrick of Arvada, Colo.; great-granddaughter, Haylie Kendrick; many nieces and nephews; best friends of 50 years, Ben and Isabel Sultzer and many friends.
Preceded in death by her husband, James Russell Kendrick; parents, Newet and Pearl (nee: Canter) Ramey; step-mother, Anny Ramey; sister, Mary Sowards; brother, Walter Ramey.
The family will receive friends at Reidy-Scanlan-Giovannazzo Funeral Home and Cremation Services, 2150 Broadway, Lorain (440) 244-1961 on Thursday, January 2, 2014 from 12-2 PM and 5-7 PM. Funeral services will be held at 10 AM, Friday, January 3, 2013 at the funeral home, the Reverend Terrance Bivins, officiating. Interment Ridge Hill Memorial Park, Amherst Twp., Ohio.
Online condolences may be sent using www.rsgfuneralhome.com.