Georgene A. ‘Jeanne’ Peoples

Georgene A. “Jeanne” Peoples, 79, Coalport, died Tuesday at Conemaugh Memorial Medical Center, Johnstown.

She was born in Coalport, daughter of the late George M. and Agnes A. (Keith) Peacock.

Surviving are four children: Ann Marie Zendek (Robert) of Irvona, Jerry L. (Anita Hammond) of Coalport, Timothy James (Tina Craft) of Akron, Pa., and Nancy Jean Corson (Terry) of Irvona; eight grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; six siblings: Naomi Jones of Depew, N.Y., Nina Fry (Brooke) of Grand Island, N.Y., Delcie Weakland of Coalport, Kathryn Ricketts of Irvona, James of Northern Cambria and Gloria Thoman (Leon) of Bigler; as well as numerous nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Jerry W. Peoples, on Jan. 31, 1996; two sisters: Mary L. Kruise and Shirley M. Hamilton; and a brother, George R.

Jeanne enjoyed spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren. She was a member of the Glendale Assembly of God, Coalport.

Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, Jan. 25, 2013, at Gibbons Funeral Home, Coalport, and 2 until the 3 p.m. funeral service Saturday, Jan. 26, 2013, at Glendale Assembly of God, the Rev. David Crosby officiating. Committal will be at Lyleville Cemetery.