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Jean Ruth Dodge

Female 1926 - 2013  (86 years)


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  • Name Jean Ruth Dodge  [1, 2
    Birth 12 February 1926  Grand Rapids, Kent, Michigan, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3
    Gender Female 
    Residence 1949  Grand Rapids, Kent, Michigan, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 4
    Occupation: Office Secretary 
    Death 10 January 2013  Grand Rapids, Kent, Michigan, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Person ID I656  Haskins

    Father Charles Harold Dodge,   b. 21 November 1894, Trufant, Montcalm, Michigan, United States Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 21 December 1954, Santa Monica, Los Angeles, California, United States Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 60 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Marian Gertrude Hutchins,   b. 29 September 1893, Ionia, Michigan, United States Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 9 April 1979, Grand Rapids, Kent, Michigan, United States Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 85 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Marriage 11 August 1917  Grand Rapids, Kent, Michigan, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 6
    Divorce 28 October 1946  Kent, Michigan, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • Number Of Children: 0
    Family ID F65  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family/Spouse 1 Living 
    Children 
     1. Gary Dudicz  [natural]
     2. Linda Dudicz  [natural]
     3. Jeffery Dudicz  [natural]
    Family ID F5988  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family/Spouse 2 Leonard S. Metsker 
    Family ID F5989  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S1375] Ancestry.com, Michigan, Marriage Records, 1867-1952, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2015;), Michigan Department of Community Health, Division of Vital Records and Health Statistics; Lansing, MI, USA; Michigan, Marriage Records, 1867-1952; Film: 120; Film Description: Kent (1945 - 1946).
      Record for Jean Ruth Dodge

    2. [S418] Ancestry.com, U.S. City Directories, 1821-1989, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2011;).
      Record for Mrs Jean R Dudicz

    3. [S30] OneWorldTree.
      Ancestry.com. One World Tree (sm) [database online]. Provo, UT: MyFamily.com, Inc.

    4. [S1005] Ancestry.com, U.S., Obituary Collection, 1930-2015, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2006;), Publication Date: 02/ 3/ 2013; Publication Place: Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA; URL: http://obits.mlive.com/obituaries/grandrapids/obituary.aspx?n=jean-metsker&pid=162846450.
      Record for Jean Metsker
      " Obituary for Jean R. Metsker
      January 10, 2013
      Jean R. Metsker (Dodge/Dudicz), age 86, passed away Thursday, January 10, 2013. Jean was a graduate of Grand Rapids, South High School, Class of 1944; North Central Michigan College, Associates Degree 1966; MSU, BA, Elementary Education, 1970; MSU, MA, Educational Administration, 1976. Jean was an English teacher for the Grand Rapids Public Schools from 1969 until 1988 at Riverside Middle School. Jean performed as an orchestral violinist from 1960- 2005. She performed with the Grand Rapids Symphony; Traverse City Symphony Orchestra; West Shore Symphony; Kalamazoo Symphony and Midland Symphony. Jean was preceded in death by her parents, Charles H. and Marion G. (Hutchins) Dodge, her husband, Leonard S. Metsker and sister, Janet (Dodge) Upton. Jean is survived by her children: Gary (Patricia) Dudicz of Grand Rapids; Linda (Kevin) O’Meara of Bellaire, MI; Jeffry (Diane) Dodge of Grand Rapids; 4 grandchildren; 4 great-grandchildren. Visitation will be, February 10, 2013 from 12-3PM, in the Ofield Funeral Home, 4500 Kalamazoo Ave., Kentwood, 49508, phone 455-9790. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Grand Rapids Symphony, Attention: Development Dept., 300 Ottawa Ave. NW, Suite 100, Grand Rapids, MI 49503. Interment Balcom Cemetery, Ionia, MI."


    5. [S811] Ancestry.com, Michigan, Divorce Records, 1897-1952, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2014;), Michigan Department of Community Health, Division for Vital Records and Health Statistics; Lansing, Michigan; Michigan. Divorce records.
      Record for Marron G Dodge
      Name: Marron G Dodge [Marion G Dodge] . Marriage Date: 11 Aug 1917. Marriage Place: Grand Rapids, Michigan. Decree Date: 28 Oct 1946. Decree Place: Kent, Michigan, USA. Spouse Name: Charles H Dodge. Number of Children: 0. Divorce Status: Granted.

    6. [S428] Michigan, Kent, Marriage Certificates, Records of Marriage, Liber 18:258, 11 Aug 1917, Charles H. Dodge and Marion J. Hutchins.
      Charles H. Dodge (22) of Ionia, MI and Marion J. Hutchins (23) of Grand Rapids, MI, m. 11 Aug 1917 in Grand Rapids, Kent Co., MI. Groom b. Gowen, MI. Bride b. Ionia, MI. Occupation of both - clerk. Groom's parents: W. J. Dodge & Cath. Giles. Bride's parents: B. F. Hutchins & Minnie Smith. Witnesses: Marie E. Buswell and C. R. Springtoed [Springteod], both of Grand Rapids. Minister: Arthur W. Higby. Recorded 10 Aug 1917. Date of record 2 Dec 2003.


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