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Jean Hoskins Meibohm
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Jean Hoskins Meibohm . Born in Chicago, IL, Jean was the daughter of the late Chapin Hall Hoskins and Nancy Bowbeer Hoskins. She was raised outside New York City, where she graduated from Horace Greeley High School in 1941 in Chappaqua, NY. She graduated from Wellesley College in 1945 with a degree in zoology. She trained at the Philadelphia School of Occupational Therapy, and worked at The Delaware Curative Workshop, in Wilmington, DE, an outpatient orthopedic rehabilitation center, where she was promoted to assistant director. Jean was married to Edgar P.H. Meibohm for 38 years until his death in 1993. During that time, she was a homemaker and stay-at-home mother, and enjoyed needlework and reading mysteries. In her later years, she digitized numerous genealogical records left to her parents, and exchanged information with newly found relatives. She was a member of Grace Lutheran Church in Broomall, PA for 50 years, where she taught Sunday School, served on the Altar guild, and worked on annual church bazaar. She also belonged to the Fold Bible Study group for 25 years.
Jean is survived by her four daughters, Dorothy Shiffler and her husband Mark Shiffler, of Arnold, MD, Anne Meibohm of Lafayette Hill, PA, Emily Woltmann and her husband Richard Woltmann of Hatfield, PA, and Margaret Meibohm and her husband Srinivas Krishnamurthy, of Drexel Hill, PA. She is also survived by her sister Barbara Searles, of St. Louis, MO; two grandsons, Michael Shiffler and his wife Kristin Shiffler of Front Royal, VA and Christopher Shiffler and his wife Michelle Shiffler of Arnold, MD; and four great grandchildren, Morgan Matrone, Aidan Shiffler, Aubrey Shiffler, and Amelia Shiffler. She was predeceased by her sister Marjorie Ladd.
Relatives and friends are invited to her calling on Thursday, March 29, 2018 at 10:00 AM at Grace Lutheran Church, 2191 West Chester Pike, Broomall, PA 19008, followed by her funeral service at 11:00 AM. Int. to follow in Glenwood Memorial Gardens. Contributions in Jean's memory may be made to either Grace Lutheran Church at the above address or to Heifer International, 1 World Drive, Little Rock, AR 72202. Arrangements by Frank C. Videon Funeral Home, Broomall


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Visitation

Thursday

29

Mar

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Grace Lutheran Church

2191 West Chester Pike
Broomall, PA 19008

Service

Thursday

29

Mar

11:00 AM
Grace Lutheran Church

2191 West Chester Pike
Broomall, PA 19008

Cemetery Details

Location

Glenwood Memorial Gardens

2321 West Chester Pike
Broomall, PA 19008

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