Jean Hamilton

Jean HamiltonJean Ann “Jeannie” Reische Hamilton, 63, of Macomb died at 7:29 a.m. May 12, 2017, at her residence.

She was born June 4, 1953, in Rushville, the daughter of Charles William “Bill” and Bebe L. Daniels Reische.

Surviving are her mother of Macomb; one brother, Joseph E. (and Judy) Reische of Morris; one niece, Tanya Hibler; one nephew, Todd Reische; three great-nieces; one great-nephew; and one great-great-nephew.

She was preceded in death by her father, Bill Reische.

She graduated from Rushville High School in 1971 and Illinois State University in 1975. She worked at McDonough District Hospital in Macomb for 41 years until retiring as Director of Health Information Management due to ill health.

She was a member of Rushville First Christian Church (Disciples of Christ).

Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday at Worthington Funeral Home in Rushville with Rev. John Sowers officiating. Burial will follow in Rushville City Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 5-7 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.

Memorials may be made to McDonough District Hospital Hospice or McDonough County Humane Society.

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Published in the Astoria South Fulton Argus on 5/17/2017


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