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Jean Y. (Calihan) Wolford

June 1, 1939 ~ July 23, 2017 (age 78)

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Jean Y. Wolford, 78, of Marysville, died peacefully on Sunday morning, July 23, 2017 at her residence surrounded by her family.

A graduate of Zanesville High School, she was a loving homemaker, dedicated wife, mother and grandmother and briefly worked in home healthcare. Jean had a love for animals, enjoyed crafts, crocheting, sewing, traveling and shopping.

Born June 1, 1939 in Zanesville, she was the daughter of the late John B. and Dorothy L. (Adams) Calihan. Jean first married Charles Rognon and he preceded her in death in 1980. On December 7, 1989, she married Charles W. Wolford. In addition to her parents and first husband, she was also preceded in death by her sons, Charles Darin and Terry L. Rognon; a grandson, Derek Rognon; a brother, Palmer Calihan and a sister, Shirley Calihan.

 Surviving is her husband Charles; children, Mike (Pam) Rognon of Marysville; Tami (Terry) Farmer of Marysville and Jim Wolford of Kentucky; 16 grandchildren; 19 great grandchildren; 2 great great grandchildren; a sister-in-law, Roberta “Bobbie” Calihan; numerous nieces, nephews and cousins; her dear friend Liz Corbin and her caregiver, Tina.

Per Jean’s wishes, there will be no calling hours or services held at this time and inurnment will be held at a later date at Zanesville Memorial Park in Zanesville. Arrangements are being handled for the family by Wilson Funeral Home, Mannasmith Chapel. Condolences may be sent to the family at www.wilsonfuneralhomesinc.com


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