Jeanne C. McIntire, age 91, of Necedah, WI passed away Thursday, February 11, 2021 at Marshfield Medical Center in Marshfield, WI.
Jeanne was born February 25, 1929 in Maywood, IL to Robert and Laura (Jones) Allen. She married Durward McIntire on July 26, 1956 in Hialeah, FL.
Jeanne earned her master’s degree in education from North Eastern University and taught at MacArthur Elementary School in Schaumburg, IL for 20 years until her retirement. She also owned and operated Mac’s Ceramics in Antioch, IL.
Jeanne was a professional singer in Miami Beach, FL for several years. She also played piano at her church. She was an avid reader of Agatha Cristy and collected elephants and bells. She enjoyed watching games shows on television and crafting quilts and afghans for Moody Bible Institute. She loved going camping with her family.
Jeanne is survived by her loving husband, Durward; children: Richard (Jerry) Nolan, Laurel (Stephen) Brown, and Joseph McIntire; grandchildren: Jeramiah, Brandy and Desiree; great-grandchildren: Michael, Katlyn, Phoebe, Haley, Preston, Alex, Zack, and Abby; and several nieces and nephews. She is preceded in death by her parents and sister, Bette Meyer.
Services will be held at a later date at her church. Herman-Taylor Funeral Home, Wisconsin Rapids, is honored to be assisting the family.
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