July 19, 1931 - February 16, 2017
Greenwood, Indiana | Age 85
Mary Jena Woessner, age 85, of Greenwood, passed away Thursday morning, February 16, 2017 at Community Hospital South.
Jena was born on Sunday, July 19, 1931 in Franklin, IN to Ralph Gordon Steinbarger and Twanetta Irene Weddle Steinbarger. On December 31, 1954, she married the love of her life, William Woessner who preceded her in death in 2015. Jena worked for a brief time as a switchboard operator at Atterbury National Guard Base but spent most of her life taking care of her family as a home maker. Jena was also a member of Bluff Creek Christian Church.
Survivors include her two daughters, Tonya J. Whitaker (Rick) of Greenwood and Teresa D. Dawalt (Joe) of Greenwood; two sisters, Joan Privett (Jack) of Franklin and Josephine Harrel (the late Gene); three grandchildren and one great-grandchild. Jena was preceded in death by her husband of 60 years, William, one son, Thomas Woessner, and a brother William Steinbarger and sister-in-law Margie Steinbarger.
Visitation will be held on Monday, February 20, 2017, 4:00 until 7:00 PM at Wilson St. Pierre Funeral Services and Crematory, Greenwood Chapel, 481 West Main St, Greenwood. Her funeral will be on Tuesday, February 21, at 11:00 am at the funeral home. Burial will immediately follow at Mt. Pleasant Cemetery in Greenwood.
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