Mrs. Jean M. Ahner|
Mrs. Jean M. Ahner, 81, of Panther Run Road, Penn Forest Township, Jim Thorpe, passed away Saturday, Dec. 28, in Philadelphia. She was the widow of William F. Ahner, who died in 2007.
Born in Walnutport, she was a daughter of the late Russell and Marion Viola (Becker) Greensweig.
She was a graduate of the former Slatington High School.
She was a saleswoman at Kmart for over 20 years before retiring in 1997.
She was a member of Christ Lutheran Church, Jim Thorpe, where she had many friends in the Bible study class.
Surviving are a son Todd, and his wife, Patricia, of Philadelphia; two daughters, Carla Sue McClinnis of Homosassa, Fla., and Victoria Baumhauer of Phoenixville; a sister Nancy, wife of Ernie Smith of Neffs; nine grandchildren, 13 great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.
Service: Funeral service 11 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 2, Christ Lutheran Church, 189 Church Road, Jim Thorpe, with the Rev. John P. Hassler officiating. Graveside service 11 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 4, Fairview Cemetery, Slatington. Call 10-11 a.m. Thursday in the church. Arrangements by Edward F. Melber Funeral Home, 524 Center St., Jim Thorpe.
Published in Times News on Dec. 30, 2013