Jean Gordon, 84, of Sedalia, formerly of Jefferson City, died Tuesday, Oct. 15, 2013 at Good Samaritan Nursing Home, Cole Camp, Missouri. She was born on Oct. 14, 1929 in Lancaster County, Neb., a daughter of Glenn O. Peterson and Lela Rundle, who preceded her in death.
On Feb. 3, 1952 in Rokeby, Nebraska, she was married to James Spencer Gordon who preceded her in death in September of 1997.
She enjoyed playing cards, dominos, and watching her grandchildren’s sporting events. She was a member of Wesley United Methodist Church and the Sedalia Welcome Club.
She is survived by two children, Gina (Dennis) Hagedorn of Sedalia and Jay (Rosemary) Gordon of Omaha, Neb.; four grandchildren, Jenna and Jared Hagedorn, and Lindsay and Hannah Gordon.
The family will receive friends Friday, Oct. 18 from 6 to 7:30 p.m. at Rea Funeral Chapel, Sedalia with Rev. Dan Page officiating. There will be a prayer service conducted at 7:30 p.m.
The family will have a time of gathering from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 19 at Riverview Cemetery Mausoleum in Jefferson City.
Memorial contributions are suggested to the Sedalia Welcome Club in care of Rea Funeral Chapel, Sedalia. Online condolences may be conveyed to the family at http://reafuneralservice.com/jean-gordon/.