Jean Dial

August 18, 2018

Jean Dial, 91, of Frankfort, died August 18, 2018 at Clinton House Health & Rehabilitation Center in Frankfort.  She was born on February 28, 1927 in Toledo, Illinois to Oscar H. and Eva (Christopher) Mock.

Jean married Edwin Grant Dial on July 8, 1946 in Decatur, Illinois and he preceded her in death on January 7, 2016.  She attended school in Toledo, Illinois and graduated from there in 1944.  She worked for Marsh in Frankfort for 22 years.  She was also a greeter at Walmart for 17 ½ years.


Visitation and Services

Family service will be at 2 p.m. Saturday, August 25, 2018 at Goodwin Funeral Home, 200 S. Main St., Frankfort.  Burial for Jean and Edwin will be in Toledo Memorial Park Cemetery in Toledo, IL.

Survived by:

Surviving family includes her Son:  Lonnie “Soap” (Pam) Dial of Frankfort;  Sisters:  Lois Maxine Letner of Marshall, IL and Madge St. John of Toledo, IL;  3 Grandchildren; and 6 Great Grandchildren.  

Preceded by:

She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, and brother: Bill Mock and a sister: Ruby Holsapple.


Leave your Condolences

9 Condolences for “Jean Dial”

  1. Lori Snyder August 20, 2018 at 4:54 pm

    So sorry for your loss. She is was a nice woman.
    Prayers for comfort for the family.

  2. Gary Stewart August 20, 2018 at 5:59 pm

    We always enjoyed seeing and talking with Jean at Marsh and Wal-Mart.
    Prayers for all.
    Gary and Bev Stewart

  3. Mike Brackett August 21, 2018 at 6:29 am

    To everything there is a season: a time to work and a time to rest. some who rest have earned it. our prayers go with you…..

  4. Fred Heavilon, Jr. August 21, 2018 at 7:16 pm

    My sincere condolences to all of Jean’s family and friends. I worked with Jean at Marsh for a short time in early 1970’s. She was the best.

  5. Patti Crockett August 22, 2018 at 10:53 am

    Lonnie and Pam….my prayers are with you and your family. May God grant you the peace during this time of loss that only HE can give.

  6. Charlene (Abston) Taylor August 25, 2018 at 6:26 am

    I always enjoyed working with her at Wal-Mart. She was the best door greeter and remember her from her days at Marsh. Sorry for your loss.

  7. Mary Reynolds August 25, 2018 at 10:50 am

    I worked with Jean at Marsh. Always enjoyed talking with her.
    My deepest sympathies to the family.

  8. Gene Wiseman August 25, 2018 at 3:39 pm

    Learned yesterday of the passing of your mom and wanted to pass on my sincere condolences. It never matters the age, it is still a sad time in our lives whenever we lose a parent. Kindly share my condolences with Pam and kids.

    Gene & Beverly Wiseman

  9. Renee (Hodge) Pickett August 26, 2018 at 10:40 pm

    I’m so sorry to hear of Jean’s passing. I worked with her for several years at Walmart. She was a nice lady and will be missed.

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