Jean C. Stonehill, 78, of Frankfort, died Oct. 16, 2015, at home. She was born June 1, 1937, in Milwaukee to Gilbert and Erna (Weber) Herzer, and they preceded her in death. She married Lloyd H. Stonehill on Dec. 30, 1961, in Arlington Heights, Ill., and he survives. Jean attended school in a one-room schoolhouse in West Bend, Wisc., until the seventh grade and then graduated from high school in Milwaukee, Wisc. She also attended the University of Wisconsin. She had previously worked for her father as manager of Ben Franklin, where she was known to have an incredible memory for inventory control. She was known for her decorating skills, which she enjoyed and shared with her family throughout her life. She was a member of Tri Kappa sorority, attended the First Christian Church in Frankfort, was an avid bridge player and enjoyed musicals. Jean was a loving and beloved wife, mother and grandmother.
Visitation and Services
Visitation will be held at the Goodwin Funeral Home from 12 noon- 2 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 21, with services following immediately afterward at the funeral home. Burial will follow in Green Lawn Cemetery. Share memories and condolences for the Stonehill family on this site. Flowers for the Stonehill family may also be ordered from this site.
Husband-Lloyd H. Stonehill of Frankfort, Sons-Mark A. Stonehill MD (wife-Angela) of Marietta, OH, William H. Stonehill MD (wife-Karen) of Granger, IN, John W. Stonehill (wife-Donna) of Frankfort, IN, Robert N.Stonehill of Portland, OR, Foreign Exchange Student- Johanna Spalink of Hanover, Germany. Brother- Raymond Herzer (wife-Nina) of Rockton, IL. Three Sisters- Irene Mentzger of Germantown, WI, Marge Olsen of Loveland, CO, Deb Teuschor (husband-Steve) of Chicago, IL. Five Grandchildren- Elizabeth, Cort, Nick, Hannah and Lauren Stonehill