Jacqueline D. Mere
Jacqueline D. Mere, 92, of Geneva passed away at 1:00 a.m. on Sunday, December 16, 2012 at Swiss Village in Berne. She was born on Saturday, November 20, 1920 in Adams County to John E. and Lucy (Decker) Teeter. She was married on August 17, 1945 in Robins Field, Georgia to Hugh P. Mere.
She graduated from the Geneva High School Class of 1938. She worked as manager of P.X. in U.S. Army Air Corp. in Robins Field, Georgia and at Jay Garment in Portland. She worked as bookkeeper for the Adams County Highway Department and then at CTS in Berne from 1963 to 1981. She served as a clerk for the election board and enjoyed reading, crossword puzzles, crocheting and needlepoint.
She is survived by three sons, John P. (Teresa) Mere of Decatur; Michael P. (Carol) Mere of Marion; and James H. (Nellie) Mere of Geneva; sister, Tabitha Cline of Bryant; seven grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband on September 22, 1990; and sister, Violet Timmons.
Visitation will be from 4:00 to 8:00 p.m. on Wednesday, December 19 at Downing & Glancy Funeral Home, 100 N. Washington St., Geneva. Funeral services will be at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, December 20 at the funeral home. Burial will take place at the West Lawn Cemetery in Geneva.
Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society and the Alzheimer’s Association.
Arrangements provided by Downing & Glancy Funeral Home in Geneva. Online condolences may be made at www.glancyfuneralhomes.com.