Jean C. Hertenstein, 80, of Norwalk, Ohio, died Monday, August 12, 2013 in Norwalk Memorial Home.
She was born October 21, 1932 in Cleveland, Ohio, and was a lifelong area resident. Jean was a member of St. Mary Catholic Church, Norwalk, Ohio and was a 1950 graduate of St. Paul High School. She worked in the cafeteria of St. Paul High School for over 30 years.
Jean enjoyed sewing, walking, yard work, taking care of her dogs, and especially enjoyed her dinner out with the "girls" once a month.
She is survived by her daughters and sons in law, Connie and Bill Young of Norwalk, Ohio, Mary Anne and John Tholen of Columbus, Ohio, Patricia and Rick Evans of Columbus, Ohio, and Jeanne and Eric Theisen of Norwalk, Ohio, 13 grandchildren, 2 great grandchildren, by her brothers, Fred Meyer of Norwalk, Ohio, and Msg. Gil Meyer of California, and by her sister, Pauline Jones of Norwalk, Ohio.
Jean was preceded in death by her husband, James E. Hertenstein in 2001, by her son, James Patrick Hertenstein in 2000, by her brother, Raymond Meyer, by her mother, Constance J. Meyer, and by her adoptive parents, Roman and Helen Meyer. Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Wednesday, August 14, 2013 at 10:30 a.m. in St. Mary Catholic Church, 38 West League Street, Norwalk, Ohio. Rev. Nathan Bockrath will officiate. Interment will be in St. Paul Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to St. Mary Catholic Church, to St. Paul Catholic Church, 91 East Main Street, Norwalk, Ohio 44857, or to Stein Hospice Service, 1200 Sycamore Line, Sandusky, Ohio 44870. Online condolences may be made by going to www.edwalkerfuneralhome.com.