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Obituary: Jeannette Sharp, Bloomington

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Jeannette Sharp, 95, formerly of Loogootee and Odon, passed away February 6, 2013, at the Golden Living Nursing Center, Bloomington, IN.

Jeannette was born on December 8, 1917 in Greenwood to Bernina Leora (Crater) and Conder Cleveland Lortz.

She was retired from NSWC Crane, IN, as a Mechanical Engineering Technician (Drafting). She was preceded in death by her parents; one grandson, Eric Wagner; two brothers and one sister.

She is survived by one brother, John Pershing Lortz of West Linn, OR; two daughters, Tina (Charles) Allgood of Bloomington, and Janice (Rex) Strawn  of Loogootee; four grandchildren, Mitch Wagner of Bloomington,  Shelley Christmas and Jill Walker, both of Loogootee and Clay Strawn of Chandler, AZ; and six great-grandchildren.

Jeannette was cremated and will be buried with her parents and grandparents at Garland Brook Cemetery in Columbus at a later date. Private services will be held at that time.

Allen Funeral Home is handling arrangements.

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