Jean Ellen Dierksheide

1928 - 2020

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Jean E. Dierksheide, 91, of Findlay, passed away at 8:21am on Tuesday, February 4, 2020, at The Heritage, Findlay. She was born on July 1, 1928, in Ann Arbor, MI to the late James and Hazel (Thompson) Thompson. She married Robert H. Dierksheide on April 12, 1952, and he preceded her in death on October 17, 2004. Jean is survived by her son, Kent (Mary Ann Clarke) Dierksheide of Findlay; and her grandsons: Andrew and David Dierksheide. Jean was a homemaker and a former teacher at Glenwood Junior High School. She was a member of First Presbyterian Church, Findlay. She was a wonderful wife, mother, and grandmother, who loved to cook. Jean was an animal lover who had many dogs and cats throughout her life. She was a fan of the Michigan Wolverines and the Pittsburgh Steelers. A private family service will be held at the First Presbyterian Church Columbarium, Findlay. Arrangements are entrusted to COLDREN-CRATES FUNERAL HOME, Findlay. Memorial contributions may be made to the Hancock County Humane Society. Online condolences may be expressed at

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To : Kent Dierksheide
Date :Thursday, February 6th 2020
From : Jennifer Routson Laureano
Kent, wanted to let you know that my dad and myself are thinking of you and your sons sons at this difficult time. We all had some fond memories growing up on Northcliff, who would have known years later that my parents and yours would be neighbors again.

To : David
Date :Thursday, February 6th 2020
From : Melissa Dukes Jose and Megan
We are very sorry for your loss. With all the love and support from your friends,

Melissa, Dukes, Jose, and Megan

To : Kent Dierksheide
Date :Thursday, February 6th 2020
From : Kathy Gase
Dear Kent,
This is Kathy, Lee Lovell's sister. I am so sorry to read of your Mom's passing. She was such a sweet lady and I remember her well. She always had a beautiful smile. She is now with your Dad, what a lovely couple they were. Please know you and your family are in my thoughts and prayers. Again, so sorry.
Kathy Gase

To : Kent Dierksheide
Date :Monday, February 10th 2020
From : Jacquie Weimerskirch
I was sorry to hear of your Mother's passing.
She sure did lead a long, full life. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family at this difficult time.