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Jeanne Elaine Mayer

October 19, 1926 October 12, 2017
Jeanne Elaine Mayer
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Obituary for Jeanne Elaine Mayer

Jeanne Elaine (Gaul) Mayer passed to eternal life on October 12th, 2017 with her family at her side. Jeanne was born in North Lake, WI on October 19,1926 to Echo and Charles Gaul. After graduating University of WI Milwaukee with a teaching degree, she married James Mayer on April 6, 1950. Prior to starting a family, Jeanne taught at Garfield School in Manitowoc.

After taking a teaching hiatus, she rejoined the workforce as a kindergarten teacher at South Park School in Oshkosh, doing what she loved to do best.
Soon after, partnering with her colleague (Harriet Rehder), they established Jack and Jill Nursery School which made an imprint on the Oshkosh community.

Jeanne is survived by daughters Linda Lackas (Jim) and Susan Gohlke (John). And grandchildren: Camilla Young (Shad), Katie Gohlke, Brandon Lackas (Sheena), Shannon Felzien (Mark), Sarah Fitzsimmons. Jeanne has 13 beloved great grandchildren. She is preceded in death by her husband, "Big Jim", her daughter, Beth Mayer (Pam), and her brother (Toby) Charles Gaul.

There will be a private memorial service for Jeanne. A memorial has been established through Wellington Place of Hartford, 615 Hilldale Drive, Hartford, WI. 53027.

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Wellington Place of Hartford

615 Hilldale Drive
Hartford, WI 53027

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