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Jean Ellen Pokorny
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Jean Ellen Pokorny

Age 68 of Ovid passed away Sunday, September 10, 2017 at her home.

Funeral services will be held 11am Thursday, September 14, 2017 at Nelson-House Funeral Homes-Owosso Chapel with Pastor Marlene Webster officiating. Burial will follow at Riverside Cemetery-West in Elsie. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Wednesday from 2pm to 4pm and 6pm to 8pm.

Jean was born May 2, 1949 in Chapin, the daughter of Myron and Norma Jean (Gates) Mead.

She attended Chesaning Schools and graduated from Ovid-Elsie High School. She enjoyed bowling, Mud-Bogs, watching hummingbirds and collecting gnomes. Jean was an avid University of Michigan Football fan but most of all she loved spending time with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Jean married Carl David Pokorny in Chapin on September 3, 1966.

She retired from Lear Manufacturing after 33 years of service as an inspector in Quality Control.

Jean is survived by her husband of 51 years, Carl; children Carl Pokorny Jr. and Shannon (Scott) Diffin; grandchildren Meghan Searles, Terri (Kyle) Horton, Brandon Pokorny, Ryan Pokorny and Matt Diffin and great-grandchildren Hailey, Keegan, Logan, Levi, Mackenzi and Kyle Jr.; brothers Mike Mead, Gary (Cindy) Mead, Hal (Becky) Mead and Rick Mead; many other loving family and friends.

She was predeceased by her parents and infant great-grandson Robbie.

Memorial contributions are suggested to the family.


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Visitation

Wednesday

13

Sep

2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Owosso Chapel

120 E. Mason Street
Owosso, MI 48867

Visitation

Wednesday

13

Sep

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Owosso Chapel

120 E. Mason Street
Owosso, MI 48867

Service

Thursday

14

Sep

11:00 AM
Owosso Chapel

120 E. Mason Street
Owosso, MI 48867


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