Jean Ellen Dierksheide

1928 - 2020

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