June 30, 2016

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Jean Lance

In honor and love, the family of Jean Lance announces her death on Sunday, April 27, 2008. She passed away peacefully surrounded by her family. She was welcomed into Heaven by our Lord and reunited with Dad after 20 years.

Her greatest joy was her family. Mrs. Lance married her childhood sweetheart on July 23, 1938. They grew up together in Kenmore. The circle of their love continues to grow.

Mrs. Lance is survived by her children, Tom (June) and Cathy (Bob) Park, both of Wadsworth, Robert (Linda) of River Styx and Jim (Pam) of Mount Vernon; 16 grandchildren; 31 great-grandchildren; four great-great-grandchildren due in 2008; her beloved dog, Molly; as well as several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her husband of 49½ years, Harold, on Dec. 1, 1987; parents, Thomas and Jessie Paterson; sister, Lizzie; brother, Jim (Ethal); and three infant great-grandchildren.

Service: 11 a.m. Friday at Hilliard-Rospert Funeral Home, 174 N. Lyman St., Wadsworth. The Rev. Daniel Doty will officiate.

Interment: Hillcrest Memorial Gardens, Guilford Township.

Visiting hours: 4 to 8 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be made to Trinity United Church of Christ, Hospice of Medina County or the American Cancer Society.

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