Jean Rieck

Jean Rieck

Monday, June 20th, 1949 Thursday, November 5th, 2020

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Obituary for Jean Elizabeth Rieck

Jean Elizabeth Geisel Rieck, age 71, of Chambersburg, PA, passed away on Thursday, November 5, 2020, at the Chambersburg Hospital. Born June 20, 1949, in Elkhart, IN, she was the daughter of the late Henry and Mary Lewis Geisel.
Jean worked as an elementary school librarian, retiring from the Chambersburg School District in 2005 after 23 years. She earned her Bachelor Degree and her Master’s Degree from Shippensburg University. She was a member of St. Paul’s Evangelical Lutheran Church, where she sang in the choir, was a member of the Altar Guild and served as church historian; she was also a member of The Franklin County Chapter of PASR. Jean enjoyed going to church, music, sewing, cooking, and travel.
She is survived by her loving husband of 52 years, Marvin Rieck, whom she married on June 15, 1968, two children, Forrest Rieck (wife Meg) of Fayetteville, PA and Amy Stouffer (husband Mike) of Chambersburg, PA; five cherished grandchildren, Gabrielle, Olivia, and Judge Rieck and Cameron and Henry Stouffer; two siblings, Jeffrey Geisel (wife Terrie) and MaryAnne Shafer (husband James); three nephews; and one niece.
Services and interment will be private. Arrangements are entrusted to the Thomas L. Geisel Funeral Home and Cremation Center, Chambersburg, PA. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in in her name to the Coyle Free Public Library, 102 N. Main St., Chambersburg, PA 17201.

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Tom Bartholomew

Butch and family.
We are sorry to hearing of your loss. Prayers and thoughts are with you.
Tom, Darlene and Family
Comment | Posted at 03:36pm via Condolence

Andrea Fairchild

Andrea K. Fairchild
Dear Marvin and family. So sorry to read of the loss of Jean. Hope you find comfort with each other
Comment | Posted at 07:53pm via Condolence

William & Jean Bartmess

Dear Marvin, Amy, Forrest and family, please accept Jean and my condolences for your loss. We have always thought very highly of Jean and are thankful we had the opportunity of knowing her as a friend, especially through various church activities and as a teaching acquaintance of Jean's. She was always a pleasant person who showed kindness to others and will be missed by all.
Bill & Jean Bartmess
Comment | Posted at 03:48pm via Condolence

Stacey Moyer

Dear Marvin, Amy, Forrest and families
I am so sorry to hear this sad news. I have been thinking of the many happy memories I have of Jean. Her faith, love of family,
and joyful approach to life have always inspired me. I feel so grateful she was part of my life. My family and I are thinking of you.
Stacey Moyer and family
Comment | Posted at 01:34pm via Condolence

Jennifer Allen

Amy, Marvin, and Forrest, I am so sorry for your loss. She really was such a special lady, and I know she will always live in your hearts. My heart is with you at this difficult time. Jenn Allen (formerly Adams)
Comment | Posted at 10:34am via Condolence

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