Meadville Tribune

October 11, 2013

Jean Louise Noel


Meadville Tribune

MEADVILLE — Jean Louise Noel, 77, of Meadville passed away Thursday, Oct. 10, 2013, at her residence. She was born Dec. 3, 1935, in Meadville, a daughter of Louis DeDomenic and Wilmina Cullen DeDomenic. She married William Lee Noel; he preceded her in death on March 29, 2005.

She was a graduate of Meadville Area High School and was a homemaker taking care of her family.

Jean was a devoted member of Bethany United Methodist Church, where she taught Sunday school, played the piano during worship and was in charge of the Christmas program for several years.

She was the judge of elections for many years, the first lady of Meadville softball and served on the Keystone Auxiliary.

Jean was an avid sports fan following the Pittsburgh Pirates, local athletics and supported her grandchildren in numerous sporting events; she enjoyed gardening, singing with her sisters, Pat and Carol, crossword puzzles, playing cards with her family and loved being around her grandchildren.

She is survived by two daughters, Jean L. Chess of Meadville and Jennifer L. Schreffler of Meadville; two sons, Louis R. Noel and his wife, Debra, of Meadville and William J. Noel of Meadville; nine grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; two sisters, Carol Kuhn of Meadville and Lynn Bloom of Richmond, Va.; two brothers, Don DeDomenic and his wife, Ruth Mary, of Ashtabula, Ohio, and Richard DeDomenic of Meadville; and many nieces, nephews and cousins.

In addition to her loving husband, Jean was preceded in death by her parents; two grandchildren, Elaina Schreffler and Brandon Schreffler; and a sister, Pat Jones.

Family and friends are welcome to call on Monday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. at Roofner-Collins-Warren Funeral Home and Cremation Services Inc., 544 Chestnut St., Meadville.

The funeral service will be held Tuesday at 11 a.m. at Bethany United Methodist Church, 140 Wadsworth Ave., Meadville, with the Rev. Lea A. Guiney of East Grove and Polk United Methodist churches officiating.

The committal service and burial will take place in Roselawn Memorial Gardens, Vernon Township.

Memorial contributions may be made to Roofner-Collins-Warren Funeral Home and Cremation Services Inc., 544 Chestnut St., Meadville, Pa. 16335; or Bethany United Methodist Church, 140 Wadsworth Ave., Meadville, Pa. 16335.

Please take a moment to share a memory or condolence with the family on Jean’s Book of Memories online at roofnercollinswarrenfh.com.


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