Jean Lavon (Hiatt) Hartzell, 81 of Versailles, Ohio passed away on Tuesday November 24, 2020 at 6:05 PM at her residence. She was born November 4, 1939 in Versailles, Ohio the daughter of the late Harrington Hiatt, Bonnie (Huber) & William Harman and step mother: Jean Harman. She worked at Century Motors in Gettysburg and Argosy Manufacturing in Versailles.
She was a member of Versailles Christian Church where she sang in the choir; she loved to travel, play cards, doing puzzles, riding motorcycles with her husband, spending time at her house in Texas, spending time with her family; she loved her cats.
She is preceded in death by her parents and step mother; her father in law and mother in law: Harold & Eleanor Hartzell; her brother: Rev. Allan K. Harman; her sister & brother in law: Joan & Jerry Gigandet.
She is survived by her husband: Jerome Harold Hartzell of Versailles whom she married July 17, 1960; her daughter & son in law: Tamala K. & Daniel Drees of Versailles; her son & daughter in law: Keith D. & Deb Hartzell of Versailles; her grandchildren & spouses: Greg & Amber Garland, Michelle & Brent Peterson, Kirstie L. Hartzell, Kim Hartzell, Crystal Hartzell, J.D. Drees, & Chelsea Bohan; her great grandchildren: Cale G. Garland, Amari Bohan, Waylon Garland, Emma Jean Hartzell, Kayden Sexton, Liam Hartzell, Jack Sexton, Aiden Hartzell; her half-brother: Terry Hiatt of Simi Valley, CA.; her sister in law: Judith Harman-Tolle; her cat Patches; and numerous nieces & nephews.
Services will be held on Monday November 30, 2020 at 10:00 AM at Bailey Zechar Funeral Home, Versailles, Ohio with Pastor Nick Dimmick officiating. Burial will follow in Greenlawn Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 2:00 PM until 5:00 PM on Sunday November 29, 2020 at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be made to State of The Heart Care or Versailles Christian Church Choir.
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