Obituary: Jeanne Bohnsack


Jeanne C. Bohnsack, 85, of New Liberty, passed away on Saturday, Sept. 5, 2020, after a short illness. Visitation will be held on Thursday, Sept. 10, at The Runge Mortuary from 3-7 p.m.  Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 11, in The Runge Mortuary Chapel.

In lieu of flowers memorials may be made in her name to St. David Church, Durant, or to the Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minn. Jeanne will be laid to rest in Blue Grass Cemetery.

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Jeanne was born a daughter of Clifford H. and Stella (Baker) Andresen June 8, 1935, in Davenport. She was united in marriage to her high school sweetheart, Bobby Bohnsack, on June 9, 1956, in Davenport.

She worked at Heinz-Howe Insurance Company for several years prior to raising her family and later worked at the Scott County Library in New Liberty. She enjoyed dancing and going on cruises with her husband as well as spending time with her grandchildren and great grandchildren.

Those left behind to honor her memory, include her loving husband of 64 years, Bobby Bohnsack; son Rob O. (Suzanne) Bohnsack, Durant; daughter, Pam (Kevin) Hartwig, Bennett; granddaughter Erin E. (Mike) DeLong; great-grandchildren, Grayson and Emma E. DeLong; step great-granddaughter, Haylee DeLong.

Jeanne was preceded in death by her daughter, Kim M. Bohnsack, parents, sister, Gwen Korn, brother James C. Andresen, and granddaughter Emily A. Bohnsack.


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