Eva Jean Wright was born May 28, 1927 to Wilbur “Doc” and Donna Greimann She passed away August 10, 2015.
Jean grew up in Kellerton; graduating from Kellerton high school.
On July 24, 1947 she married Robert “Bob” Wright. The couple had five children. Jean worked at Sears until her retirement in 1975 after 23 years of service.
She liked to do needlework, focusing on embroidery and quilting. She loved having her family over for holidays or any celebration.
Jean is survived by her husband of 68 years, Bob; her children Roberta (Dennis) Petty, Penny (Richard) Jess, Walter (Terry), and Randy (Susan); 11 grandchildren; 18 great grandchildren and one great-great granddaughter. Also surviving are her siblings Helen Jeter, Clara Ruth Shelden and Lee Greimann.
Jean was preceded in death by her parents; parents-in-law; son Kevin; grandson Richard Petty, brother G.W. Greimann, five brothers-n-law and four sisters-in-law.
Services were held on August 12, 2015 in Waukee, Iowa with interment at Waukee cemetery.
Transcription by Sharon R. Becker, September of 2015