Jean George

Jean A. George

NEWARK: The family of Jean A. George will receive friends and relatives 5-8 P.M. Friday, October 19, 2012 at Brucker-Kishler Funeral Home, 985 N. 21st Street, Newark.

Mrs. George, age 55, passed away on Sunday, October 14, 2012 at Licking Memorial Hospital. Jean was born February 11, 1957 in Newark to her late parents Ray and Betty (Taylor) Johnson. She was a 1975 graduate of Newark High School and attended COTC for two years. She was responsible for the training and welfare of clients at Franklin County Board of MDD. Because of the care she offered those she worked with she was affectionately named "Sweet Jean." Jean was an avid reader and enjoyed gardening. She was very fond of her four dogs. She is remembered by her family as a loving wife and mother.

Mrs. George is survived by her husband of 31 years, Billy George; sons Duncan (Ashley) George of Reynoldsburg and Garrett (Danielle) George of Newark; sister Mary (Barry) Goldstein of Queenstown, MD and brother Walter (Ramona) Johnson of Omaha, NE as well as many nieces, nephews and friends.

Memorial gifts, in Jean's name, may be sent to the Licking County Humane Society, 548 Dog Leg Road, Heath, OH 43056.

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Brucker & Kishler Funeral Home
985 North 21st Street Newark, OH 43055

Published in the Advocate on Oct. 16, 2012