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Jean L. Wendt

April 2, 1931 ~ November 8, 2020 (age 89)


Jean L. Wendt of Sanborn, NY,  passed away on Sunday, November 8, 2020, at her home under the care of her family and Niagara Hospice.   She was born in Niagara Falls, NY, on April 2, 1931, the daughter of the late Russell and Kathleen [Gruber] Smith.

Mrs. Wendt was a seasonal worker at Treichler's Greenhouse and Kelch's Cherry Bank Farm.

She was a charter member and First President of the Sanborn Fire Company's Ladies Auxiliary, where she was still an active member.

Mrs. Wendt was an experienced seamstress.  

She enjoyed spending time with her family and attending her grandchildren's events.

Mrs. Wendt was of the wife of late Glenn L. Wendt, who passed away in March of 2017.

She is survived by her children Judy (Robert) Hoover, Joy (Richard) Frerichs and Jay (Susan) Wendt,  eight grandchildren Robert (Darci) Hoover, Christina (Mike) Herlan, Thomas (Jen Schepis) Hoover, Jennifer Frerichs, Michael (Julie) Frerichs, Jamie (Dan) Lukasiewicz, Tiffany (Vincent Aquino)  and Brandon (Emma) Wendt, fourteen great grandchildren, a sister Diane (John) Lunney and a brother in law Forrest Wendt,   also many nieces and nephews.

Mrs. Wendt  was the mother of the late Dr. Joanne (Tony) Clews and her late twin sister Jane (George) Weidert.

Her family will be present on Wednesday from 6-9 PM at the RHONEY FUNERAL HOME, 5893 Hoover Road, SANBORN, NY.

Funeral services will be held on Thursday  at 3:00 PM at Holy Ghost Lutheran Church, 6630 Luther Street, Niagara Falls, NY, with the Rev. Denton White officiating. 

Memorials may be made in her name to the Holy Ghost Church or Niagara Hospice, 4675 Sunset Drive, Lockport, NY  14094. 

Interment in Holy Ghost Cemetery, Town of Wheatfield, NY. 

Facial coverings and social distancing are required.

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November 11, 2020

6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Rhoney Funeral Home, Inc.
5893 Hoover Road
Sanborn, NY 14132-9215

Funeral Service
November 12, 2020

3:00 PM
Holy Ghost Lutheran Church
Luther Street
Sanborn, NY 14132

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