Magner, Jeanette


Died: July 10, 2012

PEORIA – Jeanette M. Magner, 80, of Peoria, passed away at 10:39 a.m. on Tuesday, July 10, 2012 at Methodist Medical Center.

Jeanette was born on June 30, 1932 in Peoria to Olive and Ethel (McDonald) Jackson. She married Leonard Magner on September 16, 1950 in Peoria. He passed away March 14, 2003 in Peoria.

Also preceding her in death were a daughter Beverly Thomas and several brothers.

She is survived by her daughter Debra (Kirk) Stimeling-Jibben of Galesburg; one grandson Kevin Stimeling of Galesburg; her sisters Emily (Greg) Shotsburger of East Peoria and Dorothy (Bob) McLanghlin of Peoria; and her brothers Eugene Jackson of California and Freddy Jackson of Texas.

Jeanette worked in the bottling department at Hiram Walker for many years.

A graveside service will be at 2 p.m. on Friday, July 13, 2012 at Lutheran Cemetery. Wright & Salmon Mortuary is in charge of arrangements.

Memorials may be made to Hospice Compassus, 2000 W. Pioneer Pkwy, Peoria, IL 61615.

Tributes and condolences may be submitted to

Wright & Salmon Mortuary

2416 N North St
Peoria, IL
Phone: (309) 688-4441