Jean I. Saylor

July 18, 1926 ‒ May 20, 2011

Iberia, Ohio

Jean I. Saylor, 84, of Galion, died Friday, May 20, 2011 at Mill Creek Nursing Center in Galion.

Born July 18, 1926 in Iberia, she was the daughter of the late Samuel Howard Alkire and Zoa DeFrance Hinklin Alkire.

Jean volunteered for many years for Galion United Way and the Galion Chapter of the American Red Cross. She worked at Galion AMCO for 30 years where she was quality control director.

Surviving are one daughter, Sandra Howard of Galion; one step-son, Kenneth W. Pry of Bucyrus; one granddaughter, Tracee Todd Knight; two step-grandchildren, Kim John Roe, Sabrina Pry; two great-grandchildren, Keely and Kelby Knight; two step-great-grandchildren, Brian and Leslie Roe and one sister, Eileen Shewmaker of Cleveland.

She was preceded in death by two brothers, Lewis and Fay Alkire.

There will be no visitation or funeral services. Interment will be in Fairview Cemetery.