8/9/1929 - 12/8/2021
Gathering of Family & Friends:
Saturday, December 11, 2021
2:00 - 4:00 PM at
Roeder Mortuary ~ 108th Street Chapel
2727 N. 108th St. Omaha, NE 68164
Forest Lawn Cemetery, Omaha, NE
Jean was born in Red Oak, IA and grew up on a farm south of town. She attended Coburg school where she was class valedictorian. She then moved to Omaha to attend trade school. She soon after went back to Red Oak and married DeLaine in 1950. They eventually moved to Omaha, and she worked at UNO for more than 25 years before retiring.
Jean is survived by her husband, DeLaine, of 70 years; one son, Brian of O’Fallon, MO; one daughter, Janet Solverson of Falmouth, MA; six grandchildren, Montana Chambers of Pembroke, MA, Chance Aubrey of Indianapolis, IN, Brianna Brown of Wildwood, MO, Emily Monesmith of Wentzville, MO, Natalie Jaeger of St. Paul, MO, and Erika Youngberg of O’Fallon, MO; three great grandchildren, River Chambers, Everleigh Monesmith, and Jovie Monesmith. Preceding Jean in death was her mother and father, Pauline and Glenn Bellis; one son, Kurt.