Apr 17, 2019
At Pine Meadow Nursing Home, Northbrook, on Monday, April 15, 2019. Jean Meeks, of Northbrook, in her 81st year. Daughter of the late Albert & Kathleen Horne. Wife of the late Albert Meeks. Mother of Cathy (Bill) Rahm, Linda (Larry) Knox, Dorothy Knox, Karen (Gary) Bridger, Bert (Edna) Meeks, Bonnie (Ross) Cooper, Doug (Lori) Meeks, and Mike (Holly) Meeks. Grandmother to 16 and great grandmother to 8. Sister of Ken (late Mary) Horne, Arnold (Linda) Horne, Maureen (late Ron) Twilliger, and Eleanor (Otto) Sargent. Predeceased by her siblings Betty (Harry) Meeks, Donna Horne, Archie Horne, Jack Horne, Winston Horne, Bert Horne, brother-in-law Frank (Eleanor) Meeks, sons-in-law Bernie Boegel and Jim Knox, and her granddaughter Melissa Meeks. Friends will be received at the McConnell Funeral Home, Tweed, on Thursday, April 18, from 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. with funeral service at 1:00 p.m. Spring interment Dempsey Cemetery. Donations made to the Land O’ Lakes Northbrook Food Bank or the Salvation Army would be appreciated.