Jean Lenora Edinger, age 89, passed away on September 25, 2015 at South Lincoln Medical Center in Kemmerer, WY. She was born on September 10, 1926 in Blunt, South Dakota, the daughter, of John and Alta (Gandy) Osterkamp. She married Douglas Dean Edinger in November of 1950 in North Dakota.
Jean loved to garden, and work on crafts. She had an amazing ability to cook, and she loved to spend time in the kitchen preparing meals, and sharing her talents with those she loved, her family, and her friends. Her family was her upmost pride and joy. She loved them with all her heart, and she enjoyed time spent with them.
She is survived by her children, a daughter, Nancy (Ed) Feeley, of Diamondville, WY.; and a son, James Edinger, of Kemmerer, WY. She is also survived by a brother, Larry Osterkamp, of Diamondville, WY.; and her grandchildren, Benjamin Edinger, Jennifer Edinger, Kathleen Stinson, Daniel Edinger, Joshua Feeley, and Jacob Feeley. She is also survived by 12 great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, Douglas, one brother, Dale Osterkamp, and a sister, Thelma McCully.
Funeral services will be conducted on Tuesday, September 29, 2015 at 10:00 A.M. At Ball Family Chapel, Kemmerer, WY. With Reverend Ora M. Dailey officiating from Berta A. Penney United Memorial Methodist Church. There will be a viewing from 9:00 A.M. Until the time of the funeral services. Funeral services will conclude at the funeral home on Tuesday. Funeral services, and Interment will be held in Pierre, South Dakota on Monday, October 5, 2015, with Feigum-VanLith Funeral Home in care of arrangements in South Dakota.
Memorial donations may be made to that of the donor’s choice.
Online condolences may be left at ballfamilychapel.com.