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Jean E. Wiltfang

Published: Friday, Feb. 1, 2013 1:15 a.m. CST

DIXON – Jean E. Wiltfang, 84, of Dixon, died Thursday, Jan. 31, 2013, at Coventry Living Center in Sterling.

Jean was born Oct. 13, 1928, in Woosung, the daughter of George and Elizabeth (Prebe) Smith. She married Leonard Wiltfang on June 10, 1950, in Oregon. He preceded her in death on Aug. 11, 1988. She was employed by Admiral and Parker Hannifin in Dixon.

Survivors include one daughter, Liz Rosenow of Sterling; one sister, Shirley Dedlich of Spring Valley; one brother, Ronald “Toad” Smith of Dixon; two grandsons, Brett Rosenow of Bloomington and Jacob Stitzel of Dixon; one son-in-law, Tom Schwamberger of Dixon; and several nieces and nephews.

She also was preceded in death by one daughter, Connie Schwamberger; four sisters, Lorraine, Esther, Betty, and Cleo Doris; and five brothers, Bud, Robert, Lyle, Kenneth, and Junior.

Graveside service will be at a later date. McDonald Funeral Homes are handling arrangements.

Visit www.mcdonaldfuneralhomes.com to send condolences.

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