Jean L. Green, age 90, of Bellefontaine, Ohio passed away at 10:55 p.m. Thursday, October 17, 2019, at Campbell Place in Bellefontaine.
She was born in Ross County Ohio April 29, 1929, to the late James Wylie and Ethel Emily (Blessing) Hart.
On September 19, 1945, Jean married Kenneth Lowell Green in Greenup, Kentucky and he preceded her in death June 2, 1977. She was also preceded in death by a grandson, Jefferson Wayne Howell; a sister, Effie Thompson and three brothers, Ben, Don, and Morgan Hart.
Jean is survived by two daughters, Angela Kay Howell and Peggy Green; four grandchildren, Shawna Howell, Gilbert (Megan Kuhlenbeck) Howell II, Paul (Megan) Overholser, and Lyric Lawrence; six great grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.
Jean had worked at Northern Floral, CTS and Westinghouse and was affectionately named “Mean Jean Green” by her co-workers and friends.
Per Jean’s request, her body is being donated to The Ohio State University Anatomical Department. Inurnment will be at the Equality Cemetery in Rushsylvania, Ohio at a later date.
The arrangements are in the care of the staff of the Eichholtz Daring & Sanford Funeral Home and Cremation Center in Bellefontaine.