Jean Anne Rechner, 78, of Springfield, IL, died at 9:58 am, Friday, September 21, 2012 at Sugar Creek Alzheimer’s Care in Normal, IL. She was born January 20, 1934 in Dayton, Ohio to James Eugene and Helen A. Roach Dorgan. She married Joseph F. Rechner on November 22, 1956 and he preceded her in death on August 28, 2007. She is also preceded in death by her parents.
Survivors include her daughter, Lisa Anne Fisher of Bloomington, IL; her son, Joseph Rechner Jr. of Springfield; two grandchildren, Chad and Kendyl Fisher of Bloomington; special friend, Emily Vincent of Springfield and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
Jean was a member of Christ the King Church. She was a great Disney fan and loved Mickey Mouse. She was a homemaker and formerly worked for the State of Illinois Department of Professional Regulations.
Family Graveside Service: 11 a.m. Wednesday, September 26, 2012 at Calvary Cemetery.
Memorial contributions in Jean’s memory may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association.