Jean Ann Souter

October 20, 1924 ~ April 18, 2020 (age 95)


SANDUSKY — Jean A. (Kerste) Souter, 95, of Sandusky, passed away early Saturday morning, April 18, 2020, at Portland Place in Sandusky.

She was born on Oct. 20, 1924, the daughter of Rollin and Wilhelmina 'Minnie' (Lehner) Kerste. Jean was a 1942 graduate of Sandusky High School. Over the years, she enjoyed working in her yard and tending to her flowers, playing cards, traveling with her husband, Bill, and going on picnics, but she especially enjoyed spending time with her family and grandchildren. She was a member of First Faith Community Church.

Jean is survived by two sons, William (Lisa) Souter of Huron and Rick (Terry) Souter of Sandusky; her seven grandchildren, Lydia (Eric) Rapson, Samuel (Angela), Benjamin, Zachery, Gloria, Jonathan and Andrew Souter and her four great-grandchildren, Mason, Ariel, Sophia, Stone, and Walker.

She was preceded in death by her parents and her husband, William C. "Bill" Souter (Feb. 11, 2008).
Due to coronavirus pandemic restrictions, the funeral services will be private. Burial will be in Meadow Green Memorial Park, in Huron.

The family suggests that memorial contributions may be made in her memory to the Stein Hospice Service, Inc., 1200 Sycamore Line, Sandusky, OH 44870. Arrangements are entrusted to the David F. Koch Funeral and Cremation Services, 520 Columbus Avenue, Sandusky.

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