Jeanne A. Pritchard
- June 26, 2022
Jeanne A. Pritchard, age 102 of Hinckley, IL passed away, surrounded by her loving family, on Friday, June 24, 2022 at the DeKalb County Rehab and Nursing Home in DeKalb, IL. She was born on January 26, 1920 in Hinckley, IL the daughter of Albert and Alma (Hage) Dolder.
Jeanne was a graduate of Hinckley High School and united in marriage on August 15, 1941 to Earl Pritchard. They spent the next 32 years happily together until his passing in 1972. Mrs. Pritchard was the pianist and Sunday School teacher at the Pierce United Methodist Church and later attended the Hinckley First United Methodist Church in Hinckley, IL. She loved spending time working in her beautiful flower garden and over the years had worked for several area florists as well as helped her husband farm. Jeanne was a loving mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, great-great-grandmother, sister and aunt who practiced a deep faith and trust in God.
Jeanne is survived by her sons, Donald (Patricia) Pritchard of Fuquay-Varina, NC, and Robert (Mary) Pritchard of Hinckley, IL; her grandchildren, Katherine (John) Fisher III, Douglas (Christal) Pritchard, Matthew (Rowena Lohman) Pritchard, Gregory (Rebecca) Pritchard, and Adriana Pritchard; 10 great-grandchildren; 1 great-great-granddaughter; and a nephew.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Albert and Alma Dolder; her husband, Earl Pritchard; her brother, Albert Dolder Jr; as well as one niece.
A Celebration of Life Service will be held at 11:00 AM on Friday, July 15, 2022 at the Hinckley First United Methodist Church, 801 N. Sycamore St., Hinckley, IL. Interment will be private.
Friends may visit from 9:00 AM until the Hour of Service on Friday, July 15, 2022 at the Hinckley First United Methodist Church in Hinckley, IL.
In lieu of flowers memorials in loving memory of Jeanne may be directed to The Hinckley First United Methodist Church or East Pierce Cemetery Association.
Arrangements by Nelson Funeral Homes & Crematory, www.NelsonFuneralHomes.com or (815) 286-3247.