M. Jeanette Schultheis “Jeanette”, 93, born December 30, 1919, passed away peacefully on November 15, 2013 at the Morrison House in Zanesville after a brief illness. She is the only child of the late Margret Popp and Harry Wild, both of Zanesville.
She graduated from Lash High School and attended Ohio Business School before working at Line Material in Zanesville for a number of years. She married her husband, Andrew Schultheis in 1947 and remained in Zanesville throughout her life. She was active in Faith United Methodist Church and particularly enjoyed being a part of the Quilting Group that produced works of art for family and friends. In this same vein she enjoyed cross stitching and needlepoint. One of her passions was delivering Meals on Wheels which she did for over 30 years.
She is survived by her husband of 66 years and her two sons, Mikell W. (Carla) Schultheis of Acworth Georgia and Steven J. (Charlene) Schultheis of Dublin Ohio and is grandmother to Timothy M. Schultheis and Rebekah A. Schultheis, both of Acworth Georgia. Jeanette is also the great grandmother to Elise R. Williams of Sandy Springs, Georgia. She is also survived by numerous nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her sister-in-laws and brother-in-laws, Olive and Tom Godfrey, Chester and Blanche Schultheis, John and Rita Schultheis.
The family will receive friends on Sunday, November 17, 2013 from 4:00-7:00 P.M. Services will be held at 1:00 P.M. on Monday, November 18, 2013 at Bolin-Dierkes Funeral Home, 1271 Blue Avenue, Zanesville with Pastor Nancy Ames presiding. Internment will follow at Memorial Park Cemetery.
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