A memorial celebration for Jessie V. Dutcher will be held at 7pm on Tuesday, October 3, 2017 at Brucker Kishler Funeral Home, 985 N. 21st Street, Newark, OH 43055. Family will greet friends for one hour prior to the service at the funeral home.
Jessie, age 93, of Newark, passed away on Saturday, September 30, 2017. She was born on September 7, 1924 to the late Walter and Jessie (Pifer) Howery in Junction City, Kansas.
Jessie loved being a Sunday school teacher and singing in the choir at Trinity Episcopal Church. In her free time, she enjoyed volunteering at the hospital.
Jessie is survived by her children, Jeffery (Colleen) Dutcher and Sandra Dutcher; grandchildren, Jesse (Angela) Beck, Todd (Vickie) Beck, Adam (Christine) Dutcher, and Justin Dutcher; 10 great grandchildren; 2 great-great grandchildren; and companion, Don Porter.
In addition to her parents, Jessie is preceded in death by her husband, Bobbie Dutcher, 4 brothers, and 1 sister.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be sent to Hospice of Central Ohio, PO Box 430, Newark, OH 43058.
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