Jean H. Ketchem

Jean H. Ketchem, 88, a resident of Parsons, passed away Wednesday, Feb. 17, 2021, at the home of her daughter, Pamela George.

She was born Feb. 22, 1932, at Philippi, a daughter of the late William “Fuzzy” Lantz and the late Mabel Hymes Lantz.

On April 15, 1950, she was married to Robert E. Ketchem, who preceded her in death Sept. 2, 1988.

Surviving is one daughter, Pamela George and husband, John, of Norton; one sister, Eleanor Marsh of Philippi, four grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.

Also preceding her in death was one daughter, Brenda Roy; one sister, Agnes Swartz; and one brother, Clyde Lantz.

Jean was a homemaker.

At Mrs. Ketchem’s request, there will be no service. Private interment will take place at the Mountain State Memorial Gardens near Gilman.

The Tomblyn Funeral Home of Elkins is in charge of the arrangements for Jean H. Ketchem.

Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.tomblynfuneralhome.com.