Jean Thompson Lantz 1936-2020

HOCKESSIN, Del. — Jean Thompson Lantz, 84, died Tuesday, Nov. 17, 2020, following a long illness.

Mrs. Lantz was born and raised in Youngstown. She attended The Rayen School and Kent State University, where she met her husband, David B. Lantz, who died in 1997.

In Youngstown, she was a member of Westminster Presbyterian Church, and later, Richard Brown Memorial Methodist Church.

Mrs. Lantz worked as a senior secretary at the University of Delaware. She lived for many years in Newark, Del., where she and David raised their family.

She is survived by her sons, Brian (Sandra) of Bear and Steven (Christine) of Wilmington; grandchildren, Natalie, Eric and Kimberly; and brother, Robert M. (Sandra) Thompson of Santa Barbara, Calif.

Services will be private, with a memorial service to be scheduled at a later date.

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