Anna Jean "Jean" Dickey, 89, of Cogan Station, died Sunday, Feb. 23, 2014, at Sycamore Manor, Williamsport. Her husband, Clair I. Dickey Jr., died Jan. 4, 2004.
Born Nov. 7, 1924, in Cogan Station, she was a daughter of the late Edward L. and Grace Ethel (Dauber) Hornberger. Prior to her retirement Jean was employed as a supervisor for the former Weldon Manufacturing. She was an active member of St. Michael's Lutheran Church, Quiggleville holding many offices within the church. She was a member of Women the E.L.C.A. at the church. Jean enjoyed quilting at St. Michael's, gardening, bowling, and playing dominoes. At the age of 80, Jean traveled to Africa with her sister, Regina, on a six week church mission. She was a life member of the Hepburn Township Fire Co. Auxiliary. Jean enjoyed spending time with her family and attending her grand children's activities and sporting events.
Surviving are five children, Barbara A. Most, of Trout Run, Sandra J. (Steven) Barnes, of Linden, Becky M. (Michael) Hedgcock, of Laporte, Denise I. (Keith) Stryker, and Drew E. (Jennifer) Dickey, both of Cogan Station; eighteen grandchildren; numerous great and great-great-grandchildren; two brothers, Edward J. Hornberger, and Clyde "Sandy" (Ruth) Hornberger, both of Cogan Station; and four sisters, Marian Webster and Mildred (Bruce) Bartley, both of Cogan Station, Regina Gross and Carol Eckert, both of Williamsport. She was preceded in death by a son, Douglas C. Dickey and a sister, Josephine Bower.
Funeral services will be Saturday, March 1, 2014, at 1 p.m. at St. Michael's Lutheran Church, 1877 St. Michaels Road, Cogan Station. Interment will be in the adjoining St. Michael's Cemetery. Visitation will be on Saturday from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at St. Michael's Lutheran Church.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to St. Michael's Lutheran Church, 1877 St. Michaels Road, Cogan Station, PA 17728.
Arrangements are entrusted to Knight-Confer Funeral Home, Williamsport.