OBITUARY

Jeannette M. Dickey

19 July, 19511 August, 2020
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Jeannette M. Dickey, 69, of Ossian passed away on Saturday, August 1, 2020. Jeannette was born July 19, 1951 in Muncie, a daughter of the late Richard C. and Fannie M. (Holt) Hanson. She was the anchor at Alert Security for 25 years in Fort Wayne and worked as the Ossian Clerk-Treasurer before retiring. She enjoyed motorcycles, spoiling her grandchildren, and helping her friends and family. She was a member of Psi Iota Xi Sorority - Gamma Zeta Chapter - since 1982. Surviving family include her daughters, Jill Smith of Fort Wayne, Indiana and Jodi Dickey of Lexington, Kentucky; grandchildren, Ethan, Spencer, and Lydia Smith; siblings, David (Judy) and Rick (Sahlee) Hanson, Lois Vlaskamp and Toni (Rick) Waite; and lifelong best friends, Tim and Debbie Glenn of Ossian, Indiana. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her brother, Danny Neal. A memorial service led by long-time friend, Milt Lengacher, will be 4:00 pm on Saturday, August 22, 2020 at Elzey-Patterson-Rodak Funeral Home, 120 West Mill St., Ossian with a gathering of family and friends beginning at 2:00 p.m. The service may be viewed on the funeral home's Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/ElzeyPattersonRodakFHOssian/. Inurnment will follow at Six Mile Cemetery, Bluffton. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Psi Iota Xi Sorority or ALS Walk - Team The Young and the Rest of Us.

  • DONATIONS

  • Psi Iota Xi Sorority
  • ALS Walk - Team The Young and the Rest of Us

Services

  • Visitation

    Saturday, 22 August , 2020

  • Celebration of Life

    Saturday, 22 August , 2020

  • Final Resting Place: Six Mile Cemetery

    Saturday, 22 August , 2020

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Marcia Hewuse

August 22, 2020

So glad that I could spend a few days last summer visiting my cousin, "Little Jeannette". She was named after my Mother, Jeannette Holt Conn. You will be missed by so many. My condolences to her daughters and siblings. I am with you all in Spirit today. Sending love and prayers. Marcia Hewuse

Carolyn Rahn

August 22, 2020

Jill, Jodi and Family,
May peace be with you at this time.
Your mom will surely be missed. She was truly loved.
Thank you for sharing this lovely tribute.
Love to you all,
Carolyn Rahn

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