Jean Carol Hardman Seals, born December 16, 1928 in Massillon Ohio, passed away on July 14, 2013 in Santa Fe, New Mexico after a long illness, she was 84.
She is predeceased by her parents, Frances Warner Hardman and Richard B. Hardman II; and her brother, Richard B. Hardman III.
She is survived by her daughter, Susan Seals Raytick (Husband Paul) of Cary, NC; sons, John Seals (Missy) of Mora, NM and Washington DC, and Richard A. Seals (Wife Patricia ) of Waddell, AZ; and 5 grandchildren: Matthew, Hanna and Brian Raytick of Cary NC and Grace and Justin Seals of Waddell, AZ.
She is also survived by her sister and brother-in-law, Frances H. Goodwin and George Goodwin, as well as special nieces: Lynn, Lee, and Stacey Goodwin of Santa Fe NM, and nephew, Tim Goodwin of England. As well as Richard B. Hardman IV, Clarice Hardman Di Ruzza and Michelle Hardman-Gardner of Massillon Ohio.
Jean was a 1946 graduate of Massillon High School, a 1950 graduate of Baldwin Wallace College, and earned her Masters in Music Education from University of Colorado in Boulder. She taught music in the state of Colorado for many years, was the Librarian at Northwest Colorado Community College in Rangely, Co and worked her remaining years as an engineering technician for Sulpher Springs Valley Electric Co-op in Wilcox, AZ . She was an active member of the YWCA, NOW, AAUW and the Episcopal Church in Wilcox, AZ and served on the Arizona Episcopal Bishop's Committee.
A private family memorial will be conducted at a later date.