Jeanne P. (Prifogle) WachtlDecember 4, 1924 ~ June 9, 2017 (age 92)
Jeanne P. Wachtl, 92, of Connersville passed away Friday afternoon, June, 9, 2017 at Caroleton Manor where she had been a resident since 2012.
She was born December 4, 1924 in Hibbing, Minnesota, one of four children of Al and Dorothy Skinner Prifogle. She came to Connersville for residence as a child with her family and was a 1942 graduate of Connersville.
During WW II, she had served on the local Rationing Board and had a decorated 35 year career with U. S. Army Finance Center at several locations throughout the United States.
On September 28, 1973, she was married in Tomah, Wisconsin to Donald J. Wachtl and they moved to Connersville for residence in 1984. Mr. Wachtl died June 24, 1997.
She was a member of St. Gabriel Church, St. Ann’s Altar Society and the Golden Gabriel’s.
Survivors include two sisters, Alice Hogan, of Whippany, New Jersey and Thelma (Lowell) Humphrey, of Connersville; six nieces and nephews, Sue Prifogle, of Rushville, Indiana, Ted (Kim) Prifogle, of Fountaintown, Indiana, Steve (Eleanore) Prifogle, of Milwakee, Wisconsin, John Hogan, of Boston, Massachusetts, Martin Hogan and David Hogan, both of Whippany, New Jersey, Christine Lopez, of Schwenksville, Pennsylvania, Noreen Hogan, of Bar Harbour, Maine and Patricia Hall, of Haines City, Florida. She is blessed with several great- nieces, great nephews and cousins.
Besides her husband, Donald Wachtl, she is preceded in death by her parents and a brother, Robert Prifogle.
Funeral services will be conducted at 11 AM, Tuesday, June 13, 2017 at Miller, Moster, Robbins Funeral Home with Reverend Stanley J. Herber officiating. Burial will be in Dale Cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral home from 10 AM Tuesday until the time of the service. Online condolences can be made anytime at millermosterrobbins.com.