Jean Marie Zurcher

Jean Marie Zurcher, 79, passed away peacefully at home on Friday, April 10, 2020.


Jean was born on September 19, 1940, in Fort Wayne, IN, to Mark and Marguerete Vosmeier.


On June 6, 1964, in Ft. Wayne, IN, she married Carl Joseph Zurcher who preceded her in death on December 16, 2019.  Surviving are her sons, Mark Zurcher of Minneapolis, MN and Michael Zurcher of La Porte.  Jean is also survived by her brother, Louis Vosmeier of Fort Wayne and sisters, Mary Albers of Fort Wayne and Carol Thurston of Fort Worth, TX.


She was preceded in death by her parents and husband, Carl.


Jean attended college at St. Francis of Assisi in Fort Wayne.  She was a retired school teacher and stay at home mom.  Jean enjoyed art, crafting, and painting.  Most importantly, Jean loved her family, especially her grandchildren.


Cremation has taken place with Cutler Funeral Home and Cremation Center, La Porte. 


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