Friday, June 13th, 2014
Jeanne D. Linn, 85, Celina, died at 6:30 a.m. June 12, 2014, at The Laurels of Shane Hill.
She was born Feb. 26, 1929, in Mercer County to Sam and Opal (Now) Rhodes.
On May 16, 1948, she married Eugene O. Linn, who survives in Celina.
Also surviving is a son, Terry Linn, Celina; two daughters, Deanna (Mike) Hathaway, Fort Wayne, Ind. and Melody (Mike) Irvine, Loveland, Colo.; a brother, Sam (Marjorie) Rhodes, Sherwood; two sisters, Ona Lee Waldo, Wauseon, and Sondra Chukes, Lima; two grandchildren; two step-grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; and nine step-great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by a sister, Evelyn Sealscott.
She was a 1947 graduate of Celina High School and a graduate of the Fort Wayne Beauty School. She was a self-employed hairdresser at Colonial Beauty Shop and a retired employee of the Tie Knot, a Celina craft store. She was a member of St. Paul's United Methodist Church, Celina; Celina Order of Eastern Star #91, and the Mercer County Historical Society.
Services will be 10:30 a.m. Monday at St. Paul's United Methodist Church, Celina, with the Rev. Diane Mendelson officiating. Burial will follow in Swamp College Cemetery.
Calling is 2-5 p.m. Sunday at Cisco Funeral Home, Celina, and one hour at the church before services. Eastern Star services will be at 5 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be directed to the Shriners Children's Hospital.
Condolences may be left at www.ciscofuneralhome.com.