Edith Jeanneret, 90
Edith V. â€˜Edieâ€™ Jeanneret, 90, ofWapakoneta, died at 10:14 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 5, 2013, at the Lima Memorial Hospital emergency room.
She was born Dec. 11, 1922, in Elida, to Mathilda Miller and Cecil Keeling. On March 11, 1943, she married Reneâ€™ Jeanneret Sr., and he preceded her in death Nov. 23, 1977.
Surviving are two sons, Doug (Sharon) Jeanneret, of Circleville, and RenÃ© (Tammy) Jeanneret, of Wapakoneta; two daughters, Marsha (Ron) Evans, of Cincinnati, and Debbie (Jeff) Jones, of West Chester; 11 grandchildren: Russell (Jessica) Jeanneret, Dustin (Becky) Jeanneret, Alexandria Jeanneret, William Jeanneret, Shaney Evans, Jessie Evans, Brianne (Matthew) Brown, Lindsay (John) Bayer, Kari Jones, Alex Jones, and Robin Jones; nine great-grandchildren; and a sister, Grace (Roger) Strauser, of Cridersville.
She was preceded in death by two sisters and seven brothers.
Mrs. Jeanneret had been a homemaker and a bus driver for the Wapakoneta School District.She attended Rousculp Church of Christ and was a member of the Wapakoneta Eagles. She was an avid bowler, mainly at Astro Lanes. She enjoyed playing cards, reading and was an avid bird watcher. She loved to prepare home-cooked meals and spending time with her children, grandchildren, and great grandchildren.
Services are at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at Rousculp Church of Christ, with the Rev. Kenny Rader officiating. Burial will follow at Bethel Cemetery in Wapakoneta.
Friends may call from 4 to 7 p.m. today at Bayliff & Son Funeral Home in Cridersville and 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at the church.
Contributions may be given to the church.
Condolences may be shared at BayliffAndSon.com.