Jean F. Spring


Died: July 12, 2013
PEORIA – Jean F. Spring, 82, of Peoria, passed away at 12:50 a.m., Friday, July 12, 2013, at OSF St. Francis Medical Center.;Jean was born on March 8, 1931, in Buffalo, NY, to Charles and Florence (Westermeier) Pohlman. She was a loving wife to Donald L. Spring. They were married on April 12, 1958, in Buffalo, NY. He preceded her in death on December 8, 2011, in Peoria.;She was also preceded in death by a son, Richard Spring, a granddaughter, Emily Spring, one sister, and four brothers.;She was a loving mother to her children, Denise Spring of St. Louis, MO, Donald (Jackie) Spring of Newburgh, IN, Nancy (Kevin) Smith of Boynton Beach, FL, Marilyn (Ken) Klekamp of Washington, IL, Jack (Marian) Spring of Covington, WA, Barbara (Troy) Wertz of Peoria, IL and Jennifer Lopez of Peoria, IL, and caring grandmother of 13.;Jean was a member of St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church and its Women’s Guild. She was also a member of the Knights of Columbus Auxiliary.;Funeral Mass will be at 10:30 a.m., Tuesday, July 16, 2013, at St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church. Visitation will be one hour prior to the Mass at the church. Burial will be in Resurrection Cemetery. Wright & Salmon Mortuary is in charge of arrangements.;In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to St. Vincent de Paul School Endowment Fund or Peoria Notre Dame High School.;Tributes and condolences may be submitted to

Wright & Salmon Mortuary

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